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This guideline gives detailed information on the proper procedure(s) for sampling of milk at farm, from the tank truck, and in the Plant. It also briefly gives the steps for proper bulk milk collection at the farm. For detailed information on this Subject see DPC #50, Guidelines for Farm Bulk Milk Collecting Procedures.
Photos and Speaker Presentations from the DPC Conference in Burlington Vermont are now available to view on the DPC Website.
Several new Board members were elected at the recent DPC Conference in Burlington, VT
This guideline offers concepts and ideas to consider for ‘greening’ your dairy lab. Greening laboratories will help to reduce the carbon footprint of your lab by utilizing recycling and other energy conservation techniques.
This Guideline addresses HACCP Principle #1, Hazard Analysis