The basics of milking machine evaluation
In this Quick Talk you will have the opportunity to learn about the basics of the most important equipment on a dairy farm – the milking machine! The basics of milking machine evaluation will be approached in a practical way.
- Vacuum system.
- Milk conduction system and washing system, providing insight into the construction of the system.
- Reference values for several parameters.
Additionally, some tests are presented, without the need for equipment or using a pulsograph, that would allow for evaluation of several key parameters, such us:
- Liner condition.
- Pulsation and vacuum levels.
- Liner drop test.
Would you like to learn more about milking machine systems? This session is followed by a more advanced one! So soon we will share the second part with more content.