Milk hygiene and udder health in the periurban area of Hamdallaye, Niger

Abstract

The prevalence of intra-mammary infections in dairy herds was studied in Hamdallaye, Niger. A total of 956 milk samples were collected in 2007 from 239 lactating cows of four local breeds in eight traditional herds; the first sampling was undertaken in the dry season at morning milking, and the second in the rainy season at evening milking. Staphylococcus… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11250-008-9257-8

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