Dairy cattle, Mastitis, Milk composition, Milk production
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EVERY DAIRY farmer knows how much he spends on the treatment of cows affected with mastitis, but the actual loss in production is more difficult to estimate.
As part of the current mastitis research programme the Department of Agriculture's Animal and Dairying Divisions surveyed 37 dairy herds with a believed high incidence of mastitis.
Department of Agriculture, Western Australia
"Effects of mastitis on milk yield and composition,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 11
, Article 9.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol11/iss11/9