Bulletin of the IDF N° 381/2003 - Review of Practices for Cleaning and Sanitation of Milking Machines - Measuring Vacuum in Milking Machines - Scanned copy
|published date||24 March 2003|
|reference||Bulletin of the IDF No. 381/2003|
Review of Practices for Cleaning and Sanitation of Milking Machines
D.J. Reinemann, G.M.V.H. Wolters, P. Billon, O. Lind and M.D. Rasmussen
This paper gives an overview of cleaning and sanitation practices for milking machines with an update of recent research. Moreover, the paper provides a very practical section for trouble-shooting cleaning problems and guidance on strategic sampling.
Measuring Vacuum in Milking Machines
M.D. Rasmussen, D.J. Reinemann and G.A. Mein
The technical condition of milking equipment may have a direct or indirect influence on udder health and milk quality. This document explains how measurements carried out in the milking unit can be interpreted and why faults are likely to affect the outcome of the milking.