AMR: The need to act NOW
(Article adapted from the Animal Health Ireland CellCheck newsletter)
Antimicrobial resistance, or AMR, is a term used to describe a situation where a medicine that used to work, no longer works. The rise of AMR is seen as a global public health threat.
The most common form of AMR is resistance by bacteria to antibiotics.…read more
The milk price for the month of September is unchanged at 35.21 cpl (160.06 cents per gallon) at 3.60% butterfat and 3.30% protein, including Summer Somatic Cell Count (SCC) bonus of 0.5 cpl and VAT at 5.4%.
The average price paid for the month is 42.47 cpl. This is based on the average butterfat of 4.39% and protein of 3.85%, including SCC bonus and VAT.