Dry cow management is a critical opportunity for producers and their employees to help prepare cows for the next lactation. But training employees on proper dry cow procedures requires that they understand why dry cow management is vital to milk quality and why milk quality is so important.

Jorge Noricumbo, Zoetis quality milk manager, and Rodrigo Pedraza, DVM, Zoetis Dairy Technical Services, provide insights on proper dry cow management procedures, from training to treatment, including common mistakes to look for.