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Tank

Slang; to drop precipitously in price.
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paratuberculosis in cow bulk tank milk in Cyprus detected by culture and quantitative IS900 and F57 realtime PCR.
PDA also identified Campylobacter in bulk tank milk obtained from the dairy during January 2011; no associated human infections were reported.
Previous studies (SEARS et al., 1990; ZADOKS et al., 2004) showed that mastitis seldom contributed large numbers of bacteria to the raw milk bulk tank. Nevertheless, the relationship between mastitis pathogens number in bulk tank milk and the percentage of infected cows showed significant a positive correlation (ZADOKS et al., 2004; RYSANEK et al., 2005).
For each pregnant woman, we calculated the distance from her home address to the closest farms in the following 3 categories: 1) dairy goat or dairy sheep farm where clinical Q fever (i.e., abortion waves) occurred during 2005-2009 (data from Animal Health Service) (8 farms [all goat farms] were identified in this way, of which 6 were located within or just outside of the study area) (Figure 1); 2) dairy goat or dairy sheep farms at which bulk tank milk tested positive for C.
It used to be a maximum of 12 gallons per day and customers had to come to the farm to receive it right out of the bulk tank. Advertising could be by word of mouth only.
The mechanics of the SPAL process at the investment casting facility include a supply of argon from a permanently installed bulk tank. The cryogenic argon is conducted from the bulk tank to the induction furnace area by a vacuum jacketed pipe system.
Natural England, which oversees Environmental Stewardship schemes, is sponsoring a milking parlour display which will demonstrate modern milking process in full, from cow to bulk tank, ready for transport to processing/pasteurising plant and a finished product display.
"I'm really pleased with the turbine which is already producing energy for the milking parlour, bulk tank and water coolers.
Centre manager Mike Bailey said: "At today's yields and prices this equates to about 40 million litres or 70 million pints that Richard has sent to the bulk tank. This about pounds 10 million at today's farm gate prices.
The greatest electricity use was attributed to the cooling process - and keeping it cool in bulk tanks. In one case almost 50% of the annual electricity use was by the compressors and bulk tank.
Syngenta Crop Protection arranged a "first delivery" event celebrating the first retailer in Minnesota to fill a bulk tank with Halex GT, the newest post-emergence herbicide from Syngenta for glyphosate-tolerant corn.
The bulk tank milk c-9, t-11 CLA content varied from 0.27 to 1.35% of milk fat.