Milk Culture – Bulk tank

Preferred Sample

Milk (5-20 ml)

Fee

$25

Schedule

Days Tested

MON | TUE | WED | THU | FRI

Turnaround Time

3-6 days

Description

Isolation and identification of bacteria present in milk samples. Includes Mycoplasma culture.

Species

Bovine | Caprine

Shipping Requirements

The best results come from samples that are appropriately collected in a leak-proof (screw cap) container and are either frozen immediately or transported on ice pack to the laboratory within 24 hours.

Additional Instructions

Collection method: For bulk tank samples, collect sample in sterile, leak proof container. Please see Milk Collection Guide for complete submission information. Additionally, this video gives a demonstration of milk collection.