Publications

IDF provides a permanent source of authoritative scientific and other information on a whole range of topics relevant to the dairy sector. IDF publications can be obtained via IDF National Committees or from IDF Head Office.

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Please find a list of our latest publications below

WDS 2019 Webinars – All sessions: Dairy Outlook 2019-2020+Dairy sector strategy to address food loss and waste+Sustainability and climate change

Also included: Introduction to the IDF World Dairy Summit 2019 – Dr Judith Bryans, IDF Presid...

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IDF Annual Report 2018-2019

IDF’s Annual Report 2018-19 provides an overall picture of the performance of the Federation. The...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 501/ 2019: The World Dairy Situation 2019

Electronic version includes all illustrations in Powerpoint slides and Excel tables enabling use of...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 500/ 2019: Wastewater Treatment in dairy Processing

Wastewater Treatment in Dairy Processing – Innovative solutions for sustainable wastewater man...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 499/ 2019: Guidance on the Practical Application of IDF/ISO Standard on the Determination of Milkfat Purity

Guidance on the Practical Application of IDF/ISO Standard on the Determination of Milkfat Purity By...

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Issue 2: IDF Dairy Sustainability Outlook

This second edition of case studies for sustainable dairying offers those involved in the field with...

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ISO 17678 I IDF 202: 2019 – Milk and milk products – Determination of milk fat purity by gas chromatographic analysis of triglycerides

This document specifies a reference method for the determination of milk fat purity using gas chroma...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 498/ 2019: The IDF Guide to Good Animal Welfare in Dairy Production 2.0

The updated IDF Guide on Animal Welfare aims to promote the implementation of good animal welfare pr...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 497 2019: Applications of Near Infrared Spectrometry for the Analysis of Milk and Milk products

By Andreas Niemöller and Steve Holroyd. Milk and milk products are a widely consumed and traded foo...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 496 2019: The technology of pasteurisation and its effect on the microbiological and nutritional aspects of milk

Pasteurisation of milk involves heating the milk to at least 72°C for 15 s or to 63°C for 30 min....

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REPORT 163 – IDF Dairy Sustainability Outlook No. 1

The 2018 IDF Dairy Sustainability Outlook provides a viewpoint on sustainable development of relevan...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 495/ 2018: Inventory of microbial food cultures with safety demonstration in fermented food products

Since 2002, the International Dairy Federation (IDF), in collaboration with the European Food and Fe...

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