GB Milk Hygiene

Published 3 February 16

Bactoscan levels for December averaged at 29,000/ml, the same as the previous month and 1,000 more than December 2014. Average Bactoscan levels for the 2015 year stood at 26,000/ml, the same as the 2014 average.

SCC levels averaged 157,000/ml in December, 2,000 less than the previous month and the same as in December 2014. For the 2015 year, the average cell count stood at 162,000/ml, 5,000/ml below the 2014 average of 167,000/ml.

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Average GB Milk Quality

Bactoscan ('000 per ml)

  

 2011

2012

2013

2014

 2015

January

 34

33

30

27

27

February

 33

32

30

27

27

March

 32

31

31

26

27

April

 30

30

30

26

25

May

 29

28

26

25

23

June

 29

28

25

25

23

July

 29

29

25

24

24

August

 28

29

25

 24  26

September

 29

28

25

24 26

October

 30

29

25

26 26

November

 32

31

28

27

29

December

 34

31

27

28 29

Yearly Average

 31

30

27

26 26

Cell Count ('000 per ml)

  

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

January

190

179

169

165

154

February

193

177

168

161

156

March

190

178

172

161

 158 

April

192

182

167

163

 161 

May

192

185

167

166

161

June

192

188

168

169

161

July

193

195

173

174

165

August

197

203

177

178 171

September

197

202

178

179

173

October

191

191

175

172  166 

November

184

178

171

164  159 

December

180

171

167

157 157

Yearly Average

191

186

171

167  162 

Raw Data provided by: DIAL/FMG Members

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