2016 SOMATIC CELL AND BACTERIA COUNT (PER mL)


2016 SOMATIC CELL AND BACTERIA COUNT (PER mL)
Province   July August September October November December
British Columbia Somatic Cell 184,209 194,847 184,363 175,919 168,723 165,559
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 23,753 22,232 26,614 20,406 22,007 21,025
Alberta Somatic Cell 210,713 221,567 211,335 194,817 190,352 193,663
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 20,535 24,125 24,125 19,898 21,117 22,213
Saskatchewan Somatic Cell -- -- -- --    
Bacteria (Bactoscan) -- -- -- --    
Manitoba Somatic Cell 260,000 275,00 249,000 234,000 227,000 224,000
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 18,000 16,000 15,000 19,000 22,000 24,000
Ontario Somatic Cell 229,000 249,000 246,000 232,000 219,000 214,000
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 22,000 22,000 21,000 22,000 22,000 23,000
Quebec Somatic Cell 218,219 229,552 224,236 210,551 203,472 203,364
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 29,558 25,826 27,241 26,246 23,601 26,670
New Brunswick Somatic Cell 209,086 219,492 210,406 189,694 189,694 187,041
Bacteria
(Standard Plate Count)
10,470 29,558 8,971 5,199 5,199 5,970
Nova Scotia Somatic Cell 209,195 225,018 221,243 202,702 193,000 197,220
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 33,000 27,947 26,084 23,316 30,460 42,587
Prince Edward Island Somatic Cell 212,000 228,000 211,000 204,000 202,000 214,000
Bacteria (Bactoscan) 27,466 25,886 22,916 17,135 26,889 22,232

.. Not applicable
Source: Provincial Milk Marketing Boards
Compiled by AAFC-AID, Market Infomation Section

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