All Guideline Listing

A numerical listing of all DPC Guidelines available in digital PDF format. Printed versions available by request. Contact
Quick Reference Guide

DPC Guideline Sets

Order complete sets of the Dairy Practices Council Guidelines.

Animal Health and Care

Farm Animal Health & Care.


Planning & Construction, Ventilation, Free Stall, Tie-Stall, Bedded-Pack, Manure & Waste Management, Odor Management, Milkhouses, Bedding, Stray Voltage, Biosecurity, Cleaning & Sanitizing

Bulk Tanks (Farms)

Cleaning & Sanitizing on Dairy Farms & in Dairy Plants


Butterfat testing, methods

Cleaning & Sanitizing

Good Manufactuuring Practices (GMPs), Hot Water, Milk Plant Cleaning & Sanitation, Farm Bulk Tanker Cleaning, Milkhouse Cleaning, Milking Equipment, Microbial Issues, Food Safety, Extended Runs


Cooling milk on the Farm and in the Dairy Plant.

Dairy Laboratory Testing

Laboratory testing on a dairy.


Flavor of Dairy Products and how to prevent off-flavors


HACCP for dairy farms & plants. Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points

Manure Management

Manure Management for Dairy Farms

Milking Machines

Milking Machine Cleaning & Sanitizing, Troubleshooting, Somatic Cell Counts, Milking Procedures

Milking Parlors

Milking parlors for large & small dairy farms


Dairy processing plant information and related material.


Sampling Fluid Milk & other dairy products. Sampling the environment of dairy manufacturing facilities

Small Ruminants (goats & sheep)

Small Ruminant dairies, goat and sheep dairies, process goat and sheep milk into various dairy products.

Somatic Cell

Somatic Cell Counts, Mastitis, High Cell Counts

Tank Trucks

Farm Milk tankers, Bulk tank trucks, Cleaning milk trucks.

Waste Management

Dairy Manufacturing Waste, Dairy Farm Waste, Waste disposal on the farm.


Farm water. Dairy farm water, conserving water, Dairy cleaning water, well water.