New “glance” technique measures dairy efficiency
Robert O. Leonard, Cooperative Extension, University of California, Davis
Timothy McVeagh, Government of New Zealand
California Agriculture 34(8):22-23. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v034n08p22.
Robert O. Leonard is Milking Management Specialist, Cooperative Extension, University of California, Davis; Timothy McVeagh is a dairy farm extension officer for the government of New Zealand.
A new “glance” technique permits one person to spot-check several milkers and cow-flow patterns at once, providing data that may help improve milking parlor design and worker training.