Calf survivability is dependent on receiving at least 1.5 - 2 litres of high quality colostrum within their first hours of life. Quality of colostrum as judged by the density of antibodies can be extremely variable. The colostrometer is an instrument that will determine the quality of colostrum for you. With this tool you can ensure that only high quality colostrum is saved for newborn calves and also determine when new milk is colostrum-free to be offered for sale.
The quick-test colostrometer features a suction tube device to make testing quick and simple suctioning milk up from any container and reading the density off the floating scale inside. The complete device is supplied in a plastic box for safe keeping.