Richard Colebrook

900 cows, Pasture - Conventional

New Zealand

Initial situation

250 cases of Mastitis in 6 weeks. Max SCC 340K.

Test Result

High level of environmental markers

SNAPSHOT™ Result: High level of environmental markers.

Corrective Actions Implemented

SOP’s and milking routines

SOP’s and milking routines

Cows with high SCC from the last (emergency) herd test were cultured rather than culled.

Recommended practical measures were put into place.


Mastitis outbreak mitigated within two weeks

SCC dropped obligingly to 160K and then 150K, with new cases arresting.

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Waikato Innovation Park
1 Melody Lane
Hamilton 3216, New Zealand

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