The SQMI Quarterly – Spring 2018

In this issue: Southeast Quality Milk Initiative (SQMI): Implementing science-based recommendations to control mastitis and improve milk quality  —  Transition to automatic milking systems can improve milk quality  —  More choices for direct genetic selection against mastitis  — Don’t forget the dry cows The SQMI Quarterly — Spring 2018 (English […]

The SQMI Quarterly – Winter 2018

In this issue: 5th Annual Southeast Quality Milk Initiative Conference in Nashville a great success  —  Cow comfort and attention to detail help  Southeast dairy farmers produce high quality milk  — Does administration of an anti-inflammatory drug around the time of calving improve animal behavior and milk yield?  — Using […]

The SQMI Quarterly – Fall 2017

In this issue: The role of milk flow and take-off level in milk quality  –  What does somatic cell count really tell us?  –  What do dairy farmers with low bulk tank somatic cell counts have in common? The SQMI Quarterly – Fall 2017 (English version) The SQMI Quarterly – […]

The SQMI Quarterly-Spring 2017

The Spring 2017 issue of the SQMI Quarterly is available below. In this issue: Does the length of the dry period affect milk quality?  |  How safe is the consumption of raw milk?  | Minimize heat stress to maximize milk production The SQMI Quarterly – Spring 2017 The SQMI Quarterly […]

The SQMI Quarterly – Spring 2016

This month’s newsletter includes a Bacterial Reference Guide for Mastitis.  Access the newsletter and guide below in English and Spanish.   Spring 2016 – SQMI Newsletter SQMI Bacterial Reference Guide     Spring 2016 – SQMI Newsletter – Spanish Guia de Referencia para bacterias que causan Mastitis