Animal Feed Tool
By-product – Colostrum
To process colostrum to be used in farm animal feed for general sale:
Pasteurise colostrum at 72ºC for at least 15 seconds (HTST processing). This must be done following the general requirements for processing milk.
You can only use colostrum from cows kept on holdings where all animals are officially free from the following diseases: Tuberculosis, Brucellosis, Enzootic bovine leucosis
You cannot use colostrum from cows that were showing signs of infectious disease at the time of milking.
You must be registered as an animal feed supplier