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

Bulletin of the IDF 509/2021: Lactose, an important nutrient – advocating a revised policy approach for dairy & its intrinsic sugar

Lactose is a disaccharide that occurs naturally in all mammalian milk. This Bulletin summarizes the...

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ISO 21187 | IDF 196: 2021- Milk — Quantitative determination of microbiological quality — Guidance for establishing and verifying a conversion relationship between results of an alternative method and anchor method results

This document gives guidelines for the establishment of a conversion relationship between the result...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 508/ 2021: Guidance on application of EC JRC Certified Reference Material for somatic cell counting in milk

ABSTRACT Milk somatic cell count is a widely used indicator for monitoring the udder health of sever...

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ISO 22184 I IDF 244: 2021 – Milk and milk products — Determination of the sugar contents — High performance anion exchange chromatography with pulsed amperometric detection method (HPAEC-PAD)

This document specifies the quantitative liquid chromatographic determination of specific sugars (ga...

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BOOK OF ABSTRACTS of the 8TH IDF INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON SHEEP, GOAT AND OTHER NON-COW MILK

The abstracts provided for this symposium are the work of the individual authors and have not been p...

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A yearly subscription to the methods of analysis and sampling – Joint IDF/ ISO Standards for 2021

Please note from January 2020 all IDF subscriptions will be only available in electronic version....

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A yearly subscription to the Bulletin of the IDF for 2021

Please note from January 2020 all IDF subscriptions will be only available in electronic version....

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 507/ 2020: The Codex General Standard for the Use of Dairy Terms Its nature, intent and implications

The Codex General Standard for the Use of Dairy Terms Its nature, intent and implications ABSTRACT N...

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ISO 21543 I IDF 201: 2020 – Milk and milk products — Guidelines for the application of near infrared spectrometry

This document gives guidelines for the use of near infrared (NIR) spectrometry in the analysis of mi...

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IDF Annual Report 2019-2020

Our Annual Report 2019-20 provides an overall picture of the activities and achievements of IDF over...

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IDF Animal Health Report N° 14

The 14th edition of the IDF Animal Health Report illustrates the importance of animal health and wel...

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Bulletin of the IDF N° 506/ 2020: The World Dairy Situation 2020

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

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