Maintenance of the milking machine

Milking machine - static testing

Regular check ups of the basic functioning of the milking machine&nbsp should be done regularly. It is recommended that qualified technicians perform a full evaluation of the system every six months using precision instruments.

There are two types of testing:


Phases of the dry period

Dry cow, mastitis

The dry period is a crucial period of rest for the udder. Its ultimate objective is to optimise milk production in the next period of lactation.

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.

Download the Apps!

Milk Withdrawal Period Calculator

App that calculates the time of withdrawal of milk from a cow that has been treated with the product during the drying time. The calculator takes into account the exact moment the drying began until delivery. It calculates the time remaining to eliminate milked milk from birth and so respect the product legal withdrawal time (according to the product’s technical specifications sheet).


Mastitis treatment in dairy cows mainly relies on the use of antibiotics. Now, however, a new approach offers farmers significant benefits and important cost savings. Calculate how much you can save now! Try this app!