Maximising hygiene is essential for minimising disease outbreaks and ensuring herds and flocks remain productive.

Rumenco has announced a strategic collaboration between their farm hygiene brand Progiene and Ecolab.

Thermoduric bacteria are a group of organisms that can survive high temperatures and cause the spoilage of milk and dairy products and more importantly, become a health hazard.

Rumenco’s dairy hygiene division Progiene, have taken on the distribution of the Uddergold teat dip range.

Progiene have launched a new footbath product as part of its developing Progiene dairy hygiene range.

Average incidence of mastitis in the UK dairy herd is estimated to be around 47 to 65 cases per 100 cows per year, or as high as two thirds of the herd.