Keeping Your Herd STD Free
Angus Beef Bulletin
Avoid a reproductive wreck by keeping costly diseases at bay. Trichomoniasis, or trich, is a costly STD that can quickly spread during breeding season, reducing your calf crop by more than 50%. There is currently no approved treatment for trich, and with such a volatile beef market, it’s a disease beef producers can’t afford to ignore. The reasons behind the harsh impact trich has on beef herds is threefold.