Inadequately cleaned autofeeders can create unhealthy conditions for the calf, and impair the longevity of the equipment. Watch this how to video to learn how to carefully clean and sanitize your autofeeder.
How to Clean Your Calf Autofeeder
Milk and milk replacer are providers of important nutrients for calves. Unfortunately, they also provide an excellent growth medium for bacteria. Inadequately cleaned equipment creates biofilms which promote unhealthy conditions for the calf. Fortunately, the Foerster Technic autofeeders are designed to facilitate the cleaning of equipment designed to feed milk or milk replacer. Refer to this video and the Quick Start Guides for step-by-step instructions. Thanks to Sue and Mike Puffenbarger for creating this excellent educational video showing exactly how to clean the autofeeder. Should you have questions concerning terminology used in the video, consult the FAQ section for further information.