The implementation of control measures for contagious mastitis pathogens has successfully reduced the prevalence of these organisms in U.S. dairy herds. However, the control of environmental pathogens remains a daunting task.

To help, eXtension.org has released a new fact sheet on how to control E. coli mastitis on your farm.

To download it, go to:  http://www.extension.org/pages/61507/escherichia-colia-practical-summary-for-controlling-mastitis

For more information on on-farm milk culturing, click here.

Source: eXtension.org