GL 050 Farm Bulk Milk Collection Procedures
This guideline provides information to the bulk milk hauler/sampler, the vital link between producers and handlers, on the proper techniques, principles, and procedures used in the process of measuring, sampling, collecting and delivering farm bulk milk. It is intended to help establish uniform milk collection procedures between the various states and within the dairy industry, with the intent that it serves as a reference for and is in concurrence with the appropriate regulatory agencies. It is intended to be a valuable resource in regard to the development and design of bulk milk hauler/sampler procedures and licensing programs as mandated by the Grade "A" Interstate Milk Shipments program. This guideline references current regulations while giving additional detail needed to properly interpret the requirements and responsibilities of the bulk milk hauler/sampler.