Archives de la catégorie : Animal Care

Back to the basics of milk quality

Photo by Keith Weller Six Basic Principles of Milk Quality:   Keep cows clean, dry, and comfortable. Milk clean, dry, stimulated teats. Use a quality post dip on every cow. Properly maintain and analyze milking equipment on a schedule. Promptly … Continuer à lire

Signs of Nitrate Poisoning in Cattle

              “Nitrate poisoning in cattle is caused by the consumption of an excessive amount of nitrate or nitrite from grazing crops, hay, silage, weeds, drinking water, lubricating oil, fertilizer, etc.” (Gadberry & Jennings).   … Continuer à lire