Bacterial count, total coliform, colostrum/milk
Days test started:
Specimen Type/Volume5-10 mL colostrum/milk recommended. Minimum amount required = 2 mL.
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolMix well and collect sample into a leakproof sterile container. Refrigerate immediately or freeze. Freezing is recommended only if samples will not be delivered to the lab within 72 h of collection. For freezing of samples, avoid use of - 20C self-defrosting household freezers.
Results are reported as colony forming units per milliliter (cfu/mL).