GB milk hygiene

Updated 23 November 2021

Average somatic cell counts and bactoscan levels for GB are reported, based on an AHDB survey of dairies. 

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  • Bactoscan levels for October averaged 28,000/ml, 1,000 the same as the previous month and 3,000/ml higher than October 2020.
  • Average Bactoscan levels for the 2020 year stood at 27,000/ml, 1,000 higher than the 2019 average.
  • Somatic cell count (SCC) levels averaged 176,000/ml in October, 3,000 lower than the previous month and 5,000 higher than October 2020.
  • The average cell count stood at 164,000/ml for 2020, 1,000/ml lower than the 2019 average.
Table of October 2021 Bactoscan

Gragh of October 2021 Bactoscan
Table of October 2021 SCC
Gragh of October 2021 SCC

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GB milk hygiene

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