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Introducing the NEW Udder Comfort Backpack On dairies ranging 360 to 12,000 cows, dairy managers say this about the new backpack: “Prepares 2-year-olds for robotic milkability.” Josh Lingen, Lingen Dairy, Balaton, Minn. • 240 through robot, 90 through parlor • SCC 150,000 Pre-fresh Udder Comfort sprayed 1x/day for 6 to 7 days before calving via backpack in headlocks vs. spot application in robot barn after calving “ • Heifers came in full of milk, but soft, no edema. • 2 lbs more milk at 14 DIM. • Reduced robot fetch time by more than half. • Improved speed of attachment. • Fewer udder changes during ﬁrst 10 days. • More efﬁcient robotic milking in ﬁrst lactation. “Improves ﬁrst-lactation performance.” Keith Beer, Beer Cattle Co., Berne, Ind. • Calving 200 heifers/month • Parlor • SCC 150,000 Pre-fresh Udder Comfort sprayed 1x/day for 1 to 2 days before calving and 2x/day 3 to 5 days after calving vs. None “ • Gets udders softer, faster, for more milk. • 3 to 4 lbs more milk at 14 DIM. • Milk quality improved. • Overcame edema around teats and suspensory ligament, getting udders ready to accept volumes of milk. “Promotes clean, quality start to lactation.” Bob Keefer, Hard Earned Acres, Shippensburg, Pa. • 700 cows • Parlor • SCC 135,000 Pre-fresh Udder Comfort sprayed 1x/day for 5 to 7 days before calving and 2x/day 1 to 2 days after calving vs. 2x/day for 5 to 7 days only after calving “ • Zero mastitis in the groups receiving pre-fresh Udder Comfort vs. 5 cases in groups that did not receive pre-fresh Udder Comfort. • Beneﬁts of softer udders observed visually, less irritation. • Average 2.5 lbs more milk by 40 DIM “Simple, fast, easy way to get the job done.” “Great for doing pre-fresh in headlocks or stalls.” “Improves throughput when doing large groups of fresh cows in the parlor.” “Slick, portable, no air needed.” “Sprays fast, easy, with cost-effective, uniform coverage fore-udder to rear-udder.” “On average, 1 gallon did 12 to 14 applications on 40 to 50 fresh/pre-fresh udders.” “One pass under the udder delivered the spray pattern to the critical area to soften at start of lactation.” Quality Udders Make Quality Milk Keep the milk in the system 1.888.773.7153 1.613.652.9086 udder comfort.com uddercomfort.com Call to locate a distributor near you. For external application to the udder only after milking, as an essential component of udder management. Always wash and dry teats thoroughly before milking.