VETMED 6604 is a milk quality elective given every summer. This year the elective will be taught from August 1-August 12, 2011.
For 2 weeks, students will meet at the Animal Health Diagnostic
Center at Cornell University to receive lectures on varios topics such
as Epidemiology, Housing and Sanitation, Milking systems, Mastitis
microbiology, Heifer nutrition, mastitis therapy, among others. Besides
the lectures, students will attend farm visits, acquire analysis and
evaluation techniques that they will use for studying a dairy farm near
the Ithaca campus.