Bulk Tanks (Farms) Guidelines

Cleaning & Sanitizing on Dairy Farms & in Dairy Plants

DPC 9, Fundamentals of Cleaning & Sanitizing Farm Milk Handling Equipment

DPC 9, Fundamentals of Cleaning & Sanitizing Farm Milk Handling Equipment

This guideline gives general information about the nature of soil on milk handling equipment and the fundamentals about cleaners for the removal of this soil.

$7.50

DPC 17, Prevention of and Testing for Added Water in Milk

DPC 17, Prevention of and Testing for Added Water in Milk

This guideline describes proper production and sampling techniques, on the farm, in the tank truck and at the plant, to prevent the addition of water to milk as well as correct laboratory testing procedures to aid in its accurate detection.

$10.00

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 21, Raw Milk Quality Tests

DPC 21, Raw Milk Quality Tests

This guideline provides information on the common tests used for evaluating the quality of raw milk.

$11.00

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 25, Cleaning & Sanitation Responsibilities for Bulk Pickup & Transport Tankers

DPC 25, Cleaning & Sanitation Responsibilities for Bulk Pickup & Transport Tankers

This guideline presents pertinent current information on the cleaning and sanitizing of fluid milk processing equipment.

$8.50

DPC 28, Troubleshooting Residual Films on Dairy Farm Milk Handling Equipment

DPC 28, Troubleshooting Residual Films on Dairy Farm Milk Handling Equipment

This guideline provides practical information for troubleshooting films on dairy farm milk handling equipment. It tells how to identify the films, the causes, how to remove the films, and how to prevent films.

$9.00

DPC 32, Component Test Variations in Raw Milk (Fat, Protein, Other Solids)

DPC 32, Component Test Variations in Raw Milk (Fat, Protein, Other Solids)

This guideline discusses many of the reasons for component (fat, protein, other solids) test variations in raw milk.

$8.50

DPC 36, Dairy Farm Inspection

DPC 36, Dairy Farm Inspection

This guideline on dairy farm inspection contains the sanitation requirements for Grade A raw milk for pasteurization.

$12.00

DPC 40, Controlling Fluid Milk Volume and Fat Losses

DPC 40, Controlling Fluid Milk Volume and Fat Losses

This guideline provides useful information to control product losses from the farm bulk tank to the receiving room, and shrink within the processing plant.

$4.00

DPC 41, Milkrooms and Bulk Tank Installations

DPC 41, Milkrooms and Bulk Tank Installations

This guideline provides useful information pertaining to milkrooms and bulk tank installations.

$12.00