Hygiene as a contributor to longevity
Important ways to improve longevity
A long duration of use and high milk yields lay the foundations for economically viable dairy farming. The well-being of animals must be ensured in order to fully exploit the genetic potential of cattle.
Along with fertility problems, hoof problems and udder disorders are some of the most frequently encountered issues in dairy herds today. Frequent clearing of gangways (at least twice a day) is a proven way of minimising damp and reducing the risk of infection on walking and lying surfaces in sheds. To maintain hoof and udder health, it is sensible to spread hygiene lime on walking and lying surfaces every day and apply a teat disinfectant after milking using products from the Desintec range.
Desintec FL-des Allround
Disinfectant for bactericidal, virucidal, fungicidal, tuberculocidal, and antiparasitic disinfection of surfaces in stables.
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Desintec FloorCal pH 12
Special hygiene lime to improve hoof and udder health.
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Desintec MH-Double Sprint D
Caring yet highly effective teat disinfectant.
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Desintec HoofCare Special
A disinfecting hoof care product for use in foot baths and as a spray.
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Use biocides carefully. Always read the label and product information before use.