3rd Global Milk Quality Expert Forum: The role of extended treatment discussed by mastitis experts

The benefit of extended therapy for mastitis, myth or fact?” was the topic at the third global milk quality expert forum, held on 16-17 January in Barcelona and organised by Boehringer Ingelheim. The forum was attended by 15 milk quality experts from 13 different countries, which allowed for an excellent interaction between participants and speakers.

Is dry cow therapy here to stay? - Global Milk Quality Expert Forum meeting hosts lively discussion

2nd Milk Quality Expert Forum

Boehringer Ingelheim’s second Quality Milk Expert Forum took place in January hosted in Copenhagen and attended 10 by delegates from around the world.  Building on the success of the 2015 meeting, which took place in Belgium, the meeting aimed to gather together world experts on milk hygiene and udder health for in-depth discussions on current issues and controversial topics.

 Chaired by Dr Michael Farre of an independent veterinary consultant in Denmark, this year’s meeting had a focus on dry cow therapy with the central question ‘Is dry cow therapy here to stay?’. 

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