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Provide a forum for education and global exchange of information on milk quality, mastitis and relevant research.

Communicate that information to the dairy industry enabling it to control mastitis and improve milk quality.

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2014 NMC Regional Meeting Proceedings Can Be Accessed Online
Mon August 18, 2014

All of the papers and posters presented at the National Mastitis Council Regional Meeting, held August 4-6, in Ghent, Belgium, are available in the NMC Online Proceedings Library.

The NMC Online Proceedings Library includes papers from all of the NMC annual and regional meetings back to 2001. Hundreds of papers are available for viewing and download.

Access to the online library is limited to NMC members, via the members only section of the NMC website.

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Nominations Open for the National Dairy Quality Awards
Sat August 2, 2014

Nominations are now being accepted for the National Dairy Quality Awards. Open to dairy producers in the US, the goal of the program is to honor producers from across the country who place a high priority on quality milk production.

Read more about the program here. Nominations are due September 2, 2014.

NMC Scholars Program Accepting Applications
Mon June 2, 2014

Graduate students with an interest in mastitis, udder health, milking management and milk quality are invited to apply for the National Mastitis Council (NMC) Scholars Program.

The goal of the NMC Scholars Program is to encourage graduate student participation in National Mastitis Council programs and activities, and support the development of future milk quality researchers and specialists.

A maximum of four scholarships will be awarded. At least two scholarship recipients will be graduate students at a university or college outside of the United States and Canada.

Successful applicants will receive travel funding to attend the National Mastitis Council 54th Annual Meeting, February 1-3, 2015 in Memphis, Tennessee.

The application deadline is July 31, 2014. [Details here.]

Early-bird Registration Deadline for NMC Meeting is May 31
Wed May 7, 2014

Are you planning to attend this year’s National Mastitis Council Regional Meeting? Register by May 31 and save on registration fees!

The 2014 NMC Regional Meeting will be held August 4 – 6 in Ghent, Belgium. This international forum will bring together individuals from around the world to discuss issues related to mastitis, udder health, milking management, and milk quality. Register today and join us in Belgium! [Note: the final day to pre-register is July 15.]


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August 5-6, 2014
NMC Regional Meeting
Ghent, Belgium

February 1-3, 2015
NMC 54th Annual Meeting
Memphis, Tennessee

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