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Table 1 Exogenous fed cattle production cost increase of vaccination and verification program adoption

From: Market impacts of E. Coli vaccination in U.S. Feedlot cattle

   Percentage inward supply shift
Scenario: Direct Cost Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Years 4-10
10% 25% 50% 90%
$/hd a Adoption Adoption Adoption Adoption
No animal performance impact $8.35 0.052% 0.130% 0.260% 0.468%
Animal performance impact $14.99 0.093% 0.234% 0.467% 0.841%
  1. aIncludes $6.47 per head cost of vaccinating plus $1.88 per head verification cost under no animal performance impact and $13.11 per head cost under performance impact plus $1.88 per head verification cost.