Foot rot and foot scald in goats and sheep

By: Michael Metzger, Michigan State University Extension

Foot scald and foot rot are costly diseases in the sheep and goat industries. Producers lose significant time and money every year attempting to control it in their flock or herd. If foot rot and/or foot scald becomes a problem on your farm it takes a lot effort and labor to control symptoms and eliminate it.



Interpretive Summary: Supplementation of DHA-Gold pre and/or postnatally to goat kids

By: Anne Wallace

In this study published in the November 2018 Journal of Animal Science, researchers looked at the effect supplementation with dry whole cell algae (DHA-Gold) had on the production of methane, animal growth, and the rumen morphology of male goat kids.