Mark

New Zealand

Initial situation

No infringement - SCC normally around 100k

 

 

Test Result

A Proactive SNAPSHOT™ test showed the presence of high levels of hygiene markers.

Investigation showed that hot water elements in one hot water tank had failed- farm alerted 24 hours after sampling with delay of one day due to service personnel prior commitments.

Problem was underway to be fixed before regulatory infringement.

Further testing was undertaken to identify Staph aureus cows in the herd- these cows were segregated.

Corrective Actions Implemented

Further testing was done to identify Staph aureus cows

Hot water tank fixed

Staph aureus cows were segregated.

Outcome

Herd & Farm Health Maintained

Contact Us

Let’s get things rolling

Address

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