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NMC Publishes Current Concepts of Bovine Mastitis 5th Edition

Book serves as the dairy industry’s primary mastitis reference There is a new edition of the primary bovine mastitis reference for dairy producers now available. The fifth edition of Current Concepts of Bovine Mastitis from the National Mastitis Council is … Continue reading

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Industry experts address food transparency at NMC conference

Specialized courses offer hands-on learning Nearly 200 milk quality professionals from three countries and 18 states attended the National Mastitis Council (NMC) Regional Meeting, held June 29-30 in Appleton, Wis. The forum attracted dairy processors, veterinarians, dairy producers, researchers, milking … Continue reading

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Graduate Students: Apply for the NMC Scholars Program

For the 10th consecutive year, NMC is offering four travel scholarships to full-time graduate students interested in controlling mastitis and improving milk quality. Successful applicants will apply these scholarships toward attendance at NMC’s 56th Annual Meeting, Jan. 29-31, 2017, in … Continue reading

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2016 Regional Meeting – June 29-30 – Appleton, Wisconsin

Registration for the 2016 National Mastitis Council Regional Meeting is now open! Join milk quality enthusiasts in Appleton, Wis., for the 2016 National Mastitis Council (NMC) Regional Meeting, June 29-30, at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel. “The 2016 regional meeting … Continue reading

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Berry, Kelton join NMC board of directors

National Mastitis Council (NMC) members elected two new members – Elizabeth Berry and David Kelton – to its board of directors during the NMC Annual Business Meeting, held Feb. 2, in Glendale, Ariz. Berry is a veterinarian and research and … Continue reading

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National Dairy Quality Award Recipients Recognized During NMC 54th Annual Meeting

  Michigan, Wisconsin dairies receive National Dairy Quality Platinum Awards The National Mastitis Council (NMC) honored six dairy operations for their outstanding quality milk production accomplishments during the group’s 55th annual meeting, held Jan. 31-Feb. 2, in Glendale, Ariz. The … Continue reading

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Registration Open for NMC 55th Annual Meeting

Register now for the upcoming National Mastitis Council 55th Annual Meeting, scheduled for January 31 – February 2, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona (Phoenix area).  The conference will draw about 400 attendees from around the world who share a common interest … Continue reading

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NMC Award of Excellence Nominations Open

Nominations are being accepted for the National Mastitis Council Award of Excellence for Contribution to Mastitis Prevention and Control. The award recognizes sustained contribution to mastitis prevention and control through research, extension or education, clinical practice, or service to producers. … Continue reading

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Guidelines for Poster Session Submissions

Guidelines and instructions for submitting manuscripts for presentation during the Technology Transfer Session (TTS) are now available.  Held each year during the National Mastitis Council Annual Meeting, the TTS supplements the program by providing mastitis and milk quality information through … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendars for the NMC 55th Annual Meeting

Time to start thinking about the upcoming National Mastitis Council 55th Annual Meeting, scheduled for January 31 – February 2, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona (Phoenix area). The conference will provide milk quality professionals the opportunity to network and exchange information … Continue reading

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