2010 SOMATIC CELL AND BACTERIA COUNT (PER mL)


2010 SOMATIC CELL AND BACTERIA COUNT (PER mL)
Province July August September October November December
British Columbia Somatic Cell 203,112 200,153 202,794 197,761 168,371 162,868
Total Bacteria 36,943 37,396 31,352 23,723 18,788 24,506
Alberta Somatic Cell 239,838 251,436 238,238 227,049 215,167 209,333
Total Bacteria 24,798 21,978 20,305 19,311 18,890 20,306
Saskatchewan Somatic Cell 334,767 339,729 341,177 296,556 293,704 286,226
Total Bacteria ... ... ... ... ... ...
Manitoba Somatic Cell 333,000 353,000 309,000 285,000 277,000 272,000
Total Bacteria 36,000 32,000 32,000 48,000 34,000 31,000
Ontario Somatic Cell 284,000 295,000 278,000 254,000 241,000 236,000
Total Bacteria 25,000 25,000 27,000 25,000 25,000 24,000
Quebec Somatic Cell 301,428 295,875 279,787 266,739 259,020 250,603
Total Bacteria 44,193 40,300 35,424 35,739 40,463 43,063
New Brunswick Somatic Cell 243,681 258,013 253,447 245,316 233,487 243,357
Total Bacteria 9,040 6,110 7,216 7,264 9,437 9,719
Nova Scotia Somatic Cell 264,243 268,751 278,016 247,794 244,730 235,359
Total Bacteria 11,767 8,528 8,008 7,737 10,165 20,308
Prince Edward Island Somatic Cell 273,000 275,000 265,000 237,000 242,000 238,000
Total Bacteria 12,429 10,162 11,796 7,371 7,374 13,461

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

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