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Evaluate milking equipment function

August 06, 2014
POSTED BY: Juan Rodrigo Pedraza | DVM | Dairy Technical Services | Zoetis

Proper evaluation and maintenance of milking equipment plays a significant role in helping producers to ensure milk quality. Check out the latest Milk Quality Focus video where David Reid, DVM of Rocky Ridge Dairy Consulting, explores various factors impacting milking equipment function. Even the most basic parts impact milk production and milk quality, including:

  • Rubbers
  • Inflation or liner
  • Claw or collector
  • Pulsator
  • Vacuum level
  • Vacuum recorder

Maintain milking equipment and follow procedures to provide a comfortable milking environment for your cows. Click on the image to watch this month’s Milk Quality Focus video.

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