Thursday July 11, 2019
12:30 am: Buzz. Buzz. Buzz. My alarm goes off to start the day. My wife is half-asleep and brushes me off. I double check my things for the day; change of clothes – check; surface & notebooks – check; bump hat, boots, test kit – check. I need to get on the road by
Hairy Heel Warts (Digital Dermatitis) is an extremely painful condition for dairy cattle which affects the hind hooves in 85% of the cases. Afflicted cattle tend to walk on their toes because these warts cause abnormal heel overgrowth. This condition is contagious and the lesions cause lameness
Cleaning your facility is often times thought of as an additional step at the end of a shift. If left to employees’ discretion, we routinely see this process being skipped or left until a later time. But with more and more emphasis being placed on facility cleanliness, foam cleaning might just be
Summer is here. It is important to focus on udder health with the new season. Many farms turn cows out on pasture and the likelihood of finding mud and water are greatly increased. This is the perfect time to look at barrier dips to improve the overall health of your herd.
The use of barrier te
Thank you to the Essential Team members at our sister company ProCleaning Solutions USA (PCS) for keeping our customers' faciliti
Passivation? We don’t have time for that.
Today I want to talk about passivation of stainless-steel equipment at the brewery. We know it’s important. We know that new stainless equipment is generally passive when it arrives at the brewery. We know that strong acids are