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Why some dairy managers fail in the Middle East ?

Why some dairy managers fail in the Middle East ?

For a Native speaker who could be from any of the countries in the middle east, the culture is no issue, dealing with other nationalities or with the main office is not an issue. But the major problem is the vision

07/22/2017
So...What's a Dairy Farm Manager ??

So...What's a Dairy Farm Manager ??

Sure.... we all think that we know the answer !!! .... lets see.....

07/22/2017
Why must we use ear tags?

Why must we use ear tags?

Tagging is an important part of animal identification as it helps a producer or farmer to identify a certain animal for reproductive and health concerns, as well as for culling and selling.

07/19/2017
The roll of milking liner

The roll of milking liner

The milking machine liner is the only part of the milking equipment that is in direct contact with the animal. The quality and characteristics of the liner greatly influence milking performance and animal health.

07/19/2017
Why using silage scraper

Why using silage scraper

Yearly, many specialists and workers are killed because of not-using a silage scraper.A well designed silage scraper help producers mange their silo as well as possible through reducing expenses of silo losses and increasing profit with higher milk yield.

07/19/2017
Teat preparation

Teat preparation

Preparation of the udder prior to milking is an important process in the harvest of high quality milk. The goal is to achieve a clean, dry udder, that has been adequately stimulated for milk letdown, with dry teats and clean teat ends.

07/19/2017
Where to install ear tag ?

Where to install ear tag ?

Does your operator know where to install tag? Does he have enough experience on all animal tagging? please take a look at this article.

07/19/2017
Simple Checks of a Milking System

Simple Checks of a Milking System

Two common reasons for milking system problems are: inadequate system capacity to cope with levels of production per cow, and inadequate routine maintenance of equipment.

07/22/2017
Risk of using old liner

Risk of using old liner

The liner is the only component of the milking machine that comes into direct contact with the cow's teat. Therefore, it is one of the key components in the process of milking cows quickly, gently and completely. Although many people try to squeeze a few more weeks or months from the liners in a dai

07/19/2017
Polyurethane Ear tags

Polyurethane Ear tags

Advantages of Polyurethane Ear tags compared to other materials

09/03/2017
Milking parlor designing

Milking parlor designing

Dr. Doug Reinemann, Professor, Biological Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, suggests the following ten do’s and don’ts when planning a milking parlor

07/19/2017
Milking is important!

Milking is important!

Milking is important, so spend some time to make sure milking on your farm is effective and efficient

07/22/2017
 How to place ear tag on applicator correctly

How to place ear tag on applicator correctly

Ear tag has a very important roll on animal identification and all information have been written or registered on management software based on the number we dedicate to animals.

07/22/2017
Handling the collected milk!

Handling the collected milk!

Cooled milk should be stored ideally at 4C until transported to the processing plant. Note that even good quality milk containing less than 10,000 bacteria/ml cannot be stored more than two days at 4C without risk of quality deterioration

07/22/2017
Are your animals happy?

Are your animals happy?

Chronic stress on farm animals can have deleterious effects on their health, productivity and welfare. With some small changes we may be able to reduce the stress of our animals.

07/22/2017
How to use mobile milking machine

How to use mobile milking machine

Instruction for milking by portable milking machine

07/19/2017
Am I guilty for increasing TBC?

Am I guilty for increasing TBC?

TBCs (Total Bacterial Counts) have been with us for many years now and most of us know what is required to reduce TBCs and thus avoid penalties in the monthly milk cheque. However, not all of us know what Thermodurics are and what is required to reduce them.

07/19/2017
How to apply ear tags correctly?

How to apply ear tags correctly?

Learn how to properly tag your animals and maintain proper care afterwards by reading the following steps

07/19/2017
Importance of using milk filter

Importance of using milk filter

Installation of a good filtration system protects both milking and cooling equipment. This means that farmers benefit from filtration in two ways.

06/05/2017