Iowa State University Veterinarian

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Practitioners Speak Out

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The agricultural economy of Iowa is undergoing rapid changes. The trend seems to be toward larger economic units and more specialization. The livelihood of the large animal practitioner is dependent on the economics of the agricultural community. Being concerned with the role of the large animal practitioner in the agri-business industry of Iowa, it was decided to send out a questionnaire to various practitioners in the state.