Anonymous Farmer

304 cows, Pasture - Conventional

New Zealand

Initial situation

300k SCC, Staph aureus, stress

Staph aureus cases, many unsuccessful treatments

Test Result

High sub-clinical Staph aureus

Corrective Actions Implemented

Selective Dry Cow & Teat sealant

Selective Dry Cow & Teat sealant

Despite past issues the previous season, all cows were teat sealed and selective dry cow used (only 26 tubes of DCT!)

Outcome

Low mastitis. No Staph aureus or Strep uberis

Low mastitis this season. No Staph aureus or Strep uberis

5 mastitis cows to date this season, no Staph aureus or Strep uberis.

Last season awesome result, This season, lowest SCC for area.

Contact Us

Let’s get things rolling

Address

Waikato Innovation Park
1 Melody Lane
Ruakura
Hamilton 3216, New Zealand