2010 SOMATIC CELL AND BACTERIA COUNT (PER mL)


2010 SOMATIC CELL AND BACTERIA COUNT (PER mL)
Province January February March April May June
British Columbia Somatic Cell 167,911 167,264 157,884 181,096 158,431 180,154
Bacteria (Bactoscan) .. .. .. 74,256 18,600 22,148
Alberta Somatic Cell 198,286 200,042 204,464 206,798 207,129 220,693
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 25,142 21,098 20,653 20,197 20,691 23,603
Saskatchewan Somatic Cell 273,207 271,072 282,008 272,776 282,487 300,327
Bacteria (Bactoscan) ... ... ... ... ... ...
Manitoba Somatic Cell 272,000 272,000 274,000 276,000 279,000 296,000
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 31,000 19,000 17,000 15,000 19,000 27,000
Ontario Somatic Cell 226,000 219,000 210,000 219,000 236,000 261,000
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 33,000 32,000 31,000 29,000 26,000 25,000
Quebec Somatic Cell 251,889 247,765 263,975 248,503 249,795 252,331
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 46,800 39,782 36,940 31,553 39,338 42,649
New Brunswick Somatic Cell 230,366 222,377 219,808 223,167 225,845 224,322
Bacteria
(Standard Plate Count)
5,757 6,245 7,184 8,771 5,313 9,150
Nova Scotia Somatic Cell 238,992 231,466 235,865 237,920 233,520 232,923
Bacteria
(Loop Plate Count)
16,783 19,205 12,908 10,024 6,806 10,218
Prince Edward Island Somatic Cell 246,000 232,000 230,000 239,000 231,000 245,000
Bacteria
(Standard Plate Count)
7,931 8,518 9,091 9,098 11,482 8,602

... Not applicable
Source: Provincial Milk Marketing Boards
Compiled by Dairy Section, AAFC

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