week THREE: Milking System Video Library
Milk parlor trial-and-error verses a well planned training program for staff.
Introducing the herd to a new milking facility.
How to train the humans in proper crowd gate etiquette to reduce frustration during cow entry and exit.
Techniques to avoid overcrowding and maintain good cow flow at the gate.
How quiet vocal and gentle physical encouragement is more effective for cows entering and exiting the milking site.
Milk prep processing and timing, the importance of prep lag time and methods of prep sequencing.
Evaluation of teat ends to avoid damage due to overmilking.