Animal Health and Care Guidelines

Farm Animal Health & Care.

DPC 6, Natural Ventilation for Dairy Tie Stall Barns

DPC 6, Natural Ventilation for Dairy Tie Stall Barns

A properly designed and operated natural ventilation system will provide healthful conditions for dairy cattle in tie stall barns.

$7.50

DPC 18, Field Person's Guide to Troubleshooting High Somatic Cell Counts

DPC 18, Field Person's Guide to Troubleshooting High Somatic Cell Counts

This guideline briefly discusses the significance of the problem of high somatic cell count (abnormal milk).

$14.00

DPC 22, Control of Antibacterial Drugs and Growth Inhibitors in Milk and Milk Products

DPC 22, Control of Antibacterial Drugs and Growth Inhibitors in Milk and Milk Products

This guideline is designed to give some general information about the control of antibacterial drugs and growth inhibitors in milk and milk products.

$10.00

DPC 24, Troubleshooting High Bacteria Counts of Raw Milk

DPC 24, Troubleshooting High Bacteria Counts of Raw Milk

This guideline is designed to help laboratory, field personnel, and producers determine the cause and methods of correction of high bacteria counts in raw milk.

$15.00

DPC 33, Guidelines on Brucellosis and other Milkborne Diseases

DPC 33, Guidelines on Brucellosis and other Milkborne Diseases

This guideline covers procedures for the control and eradication of brucellosis in dairy cattle and dairy goats. It also gives the causative organisms, human symptoms, source of infection, and preventive measures for the following milkborne diseases that affect humans: campylobacteriosis, listeriosis, salmonellosis, tuberculosis, and yersiniosis.

$15.00

DPC 42, Stray Voltage on Dairy Farms

DPC 42, Stray Voltage on Dairy Farms

This guideline provides some practical information on stray voltage on dairy farms.

$12.00

DPC 44, Guidelines for Mechanical Ventilation of Dairy Tie-Stall Barns

DPC 44, Guidelines for Mechanical Ventilation of Dairy Tie-Stall Barns

Every enclosed dairy building needs a ventilation system to remove moisture, odors and foul air and to regulate inside temperature.

$13.00

DPC 49, Pre and Postmilking Teat Disinfectants

DPC 49, Pre and Postmilking Teat Disinfectants

This guideline offers a discussion of good teat disinfection popularly referred to as teat dipping.

$10.50

DPC 59, Production and Regulation of Quality Dairy Goat Milk

DPC 59, Production and Regulation of Quality Dairy Goat Milk

This guideline deals with milk quality standards as applied to goat milk and is considered an introductory guideline to goat milk production.

$14.00

DPC 66, Planning A Dairy Complex - 100+ Questions To Ask

DPC 66, Planning A Dairy Complex - 100+ Questions To Ask

This guideline raises a wide range of questions-from mundane to complex-regarding what issues need to be addressed when considering a dairy complex.

$5.50

DPC 71, Farmers Guide to Somatic Cell Counts in Sheep

DPC 71, Farmers Guide to Somatic Cell Counts in Sheep

This guideline was developed to educate farmers, veterinarians and milk quality specialists on Somatic Cell Counts (SCC) in Sheep.

$7.00

DPC 72, Farmers Guide to Somatic Cell Counts in Goats

DPC 72, Farmers Guide to Somatic Cell Counts in Goats

This guideline was developed to educate farmers, veterinarians and milk quality specialists on Somatic Cell Counts (SCC) in Goats.

$11.50