Integran Announces Partnership Agreement with Farm Medix
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb 14, 2017) - Integran (Canada) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an exclusive partnership agreement with Farm Medix (New Zealand) to introduce a bactericidal hoof strap (DermaShield™) for the prevention and therapeutic treatment of bovine hoof ailments in the global dairy industry.
Judicious Antibiotics Use:
- Start with animal care -> Prioritize cows comfort to keep them healthy.
- Treat the infection, not the inflammation -> SCC measures inflammation, which can last twice as long as the infection resulting in unnecessary antibiotics use.
- Consider On-farm Culturing -> Only 30% of clinical mastitis cases may require treatment.
- Work with your team -> It takes a village.
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“Check-Up has been a very beneficial tool to add to our business, no longer do we find ourselves with cows that don’t cure on the first treatment, because we are able to target the bugs we have identified with the right weapon the first time. Saves us money both...