This new series will guide you through the principles of on farm culturing and selective mastitis treatment. You will learn what you need to get started, how to collect sterile milk samples, culture bacteria and how to diagnose results.
Watch videos, download guides and submit your questions to Ask the Expert about on farm culturing techniques and selective treatment.
Episode #2: How to Set Up Your On Farm Laboratory
Episode #3: Selecting Culture Media
Episode #4: Mastitis Severity Scoring
Episode #5: How to Collect an Aseptic Milk Sample
Episode #6: How to Set Up Culture Plates
Episode #7: How to Read Culture Plates
Episode #10: How to Identify Gram Negative Species
Episode #11: On Farm Culturing: What Can Go Wrong?
University of Minnesota On Farm Culture
Order culture media plates, download reference guides and submit milk samples to their veterinary diagnostic laboratory. A great resource to learn more about on farm culturing!