Somatic Cell Guidelines

Somatic Cell Counts, Mastitis, High Cell Counts

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 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 51, Controlling the Accuracy of Electronic Testing Instruments for Milk Components

DPC 51, Controlling the Accuracy of Electronic Testing Instruments for Milk Components

This guideline sets down suitable procedures to be followed for adjusting and controlling the accuracy of electronic testing instruments.

$6.00

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 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

DPC 75, Direct Microscopic Examination of Milk From Small Ruminants

DPC 75, Direct Microscopic Examination of Milk From Small Ruminants

This PowerPoint guideline explains the reasons, and methods, for performing direct microscopic somatic cell counting of milk from dairy animals with apocrine mammary systems.

$16.00

DPC 76, Out-Of-Season Breeding for Goats

DPC 76, Out-Of-Season Breeding for Goats

This guideline is designed to help dairy goat producers that are trying to milk goats throughout the year breed their goats out of season.

$8.50

DPC 85, Six Steps to Success - Low SCC Milk

DPC 85, Six Steps to Success - Low SCC Milk

This PowerPoint based Guideline explains the reasons and methods needed for the production of high quality milk with low somatic cell counts. Available as a downloadable PDF file.

$18.00

DPC 85s, Six Steps to Success - Low SCC Milk (Spanish Version)

DPC 85s, Six Steps to Success - Low SCC Milk (Spanish Version)

This Spanish language PowerPoint based Guideline explains the reasons and methods needed for the production of high quality milk with low somatic cell counts. Available as a downloadable PDF file.

$20.00