Production of certified organic milk and number of producers in Canada

Statistics about organic milk production and producers in Canada.

Dairy barns by type in Canada.
The table below represents the data to produce the graph above
Production of Certified Organic Milk and Number of Producers in Canada between 2008/09 and 2017/18
2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Production of certified organic milk in hectolitres 734,001 869,826 897,447 937,137 950,486 974,302 1,033,416 1,110,664 1,213,649 1,306,870
Number of producers (farms) 198 206 205 219 209 215 218 222 232 246

Dairy year milk volume by province

Number of producer farms in Canada
Year British
Columbia
Alberta Manitoba Ontario Quebec Nova Scotia Canada
2017/18 30 6 1 82 126 1 246
2016/17 31 7 2 79 112 1 232
2015/16 27 7 2 74 111 1 222
2014/15 26 6 2 74 109 1 218
2013/14 20 7 3 75 108 2 215
2012/13 17 7 4 77 102 2 209
2011/12 17 10 4 79 107 2 219
2010/11 14 10 5 77 98 1 205
2009/10 15 9 4 78 100 - 206
2008/09 15 3 4 75 101 - 198
Production of Certified Organic Milk in Canada
Year British
Columbia
Alberta Manitoba Ontario Quebec Nova Scotia Canada
2017/18 326,646 84,782 450 340,849 549,586 4,557 1,306,870
2016/17 320,077 79,036 8,465 328,846 472,880 4,345 1,213,649
2015/16 286,459 80,515 8,861 297,586 432,945 4,297 1,110,664
2014/15 271,147 67,577 9,349 267,396 412,349 5,598 1,033,416
2013/14 245,888 59,394 15,174 260,534 386,666 6,647 974,302
2012/13 204,640 81,457 16,807 263,652 376,743 7,187 950,486
2011/12 195,945 95,783 18,001 266,068 357,365 3,976 937,137
2010/11 192,922 86,019 20,031 254,554 339,420 4,500 897,447
2009/10 183,892 75,336 18,348 255,768 336,482 - 869,826
2008/09 159,057 10,928 12,062 243,415 308,539 - 734,001

Monthly Milk volume by province

British Columbia
Monthly Production of Certified Organic Milk and Number of Producer Farms in British Columbia
Month 2014/15
hl
2014/15
Prod.
2015/16
hl
2015/16
Prod.
2016/17
hl
2016/17
Prod.
2017/18
hl
2017/18
Prod.
August 21,171 22 23,573 26 26,624 28 27,356 30
September 20,481 23 23,229 25 25,564 29 26,121 30
October 21,216 23 24,271 25 26,433 30 27,810 30
November 21,926 24 23,120 25 25,983 29 27,345 30
December 23,324 24 23,881 25 27,134 29 28,921 30
January 23,961 24 24,478 26 26,753 29 29,101 30
February 21,835 24 22,890 27 23,940 28 25,457 30
March 23,864 24 24,321 27 26,877 28 28,098 30
April 22,748 24 23,700 27 27,843 28 26,716 30
May 23,878 24 24,953 27 27,367 29 26,825 30
June 23,036 26 24,404 27 27,831 31 25,778 30
July 23,707 26 23,639 27 27,728 31 27,117 30
Total 271,147 26 286,459 27 320,077 31 326,646 30
Source: British Columbia Milk Marketing Board
Compiled by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section

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Alberta
Monthly Production of Certified Organic Milk and Number of Producer Farms in Alberta
Month 2014/15
hl
2014/15
Prod.
2015/16
hl
2015/16
Prod.
2016/17
hl
2016/17
Prod.
2017/18
hl
2017/18
Prod.
August 4,868 6 6,479 7 6,665 7 6,798 6
September 4,619 6 6,020 7 6,230 7 6,787 6
October 4,879 6 6,378 7 6,106 7 6,986 6
November 5,023 6 6,386 7 6,252 7 6,765 6
December 5,531 6 7,136 7 6,734 7 7,320 6
January 5,892 6 7,103 7 6,634 7 7,518 6
February 5,420 6 6,641 7 6,217 7 6,712 6
March 5,924 6 6,859 7 6,739 7 7,278 6
April 6,001 6 6,677 7 6,763 7 6,990 6
May 6,429 6 7,204 7 6,998 7 7,498 6
June 6,504 6 7,035 7 6,773 7 7,076 6
July 6,487 6 6,597 7 6,926 7 7,055 6
Total 67,577 6 80,515 7 79,036 7 84,782 6
Source: Alberta Milk
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Ontario
Monthly Production of Certified Organic Milk and Number of Producer Farms in Ontario
Month 2014/15
hl
2014/15
Prod.
2015/16
hl
2015/16
Prod.
2016/17
hl
2016/17
Prod.
2017/18
hl
2017/18
Prod.
August 23,112 75 23,953 74 26,625 78 28,466 79
September 21,894 76 22,879 74 26,540 78 26,979 79
October 21,530 75 23,020 74 26,972 78 27,770 79
November 19,509 74 22,242 74 25,602 78 26,275 79
December 21,151 74 24,260 74 27,134 79 27,788 79
January 21,302 72 24,808 74 27,891 79 28,320 80
February 19,568 72 22,967 74 25,410 79 26,112 80
March 22,576 72 25,457 74 28,404 79 29,007 80
April 22,574 72 25,740 74 27,933 79 28,799 81
May 25,279 73 28,683 74 30,371 79 31,428 82
June 24,257 74 27,180 74 27,933 79 30,197 82
July 24,643 74 26,397 74 28,030 79 29,708 82
Total 267,396 74 297,586 74 328,846 79 340,849 82
Source: Dairy Farmers of Ontario
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Quebec
Monthly Production of Certified Organic Milk and Number of Producer Farms in Quebec
Month 2014/15
hl
2014/15
Prod.
2015/16
hl
2015/16
Prod.
2016/17
hl
2016/17
Prod.
2017/18
hl
2017/18
Prod.
August 33,364 108 35,600 109 37,468 111 41,135 114
September 32,539 108 33,956 109 36,221 111 40,742 117
October 33,369 108 34,568 109 37,875 111 42,942 118
November 32,219 107 34,286 108 37,692 111 42,669 125
December 33,964 109 36,250 109 39,572 111 46,007 120
January 34,824 108 37,233 109 39,943 111 47,415 125
February 31,692 108 35,056 109 36,934 113 43,465 126
March 35,536 109 37,608 109 41,540 113 49,355 127
April 35,345 109 36,552 109 41,041 113 47,400 126
May 37,449 109 38,255 109 42,942 112 50,512 126
June 36,054 109 36,757 110 41,025 111 49,193 127
July 35,991 109 36,824 111 40,628 112 48,751 126
Total 412,349 109 432,945 111 472,880 112 549,586 126
Source: Fédération des producteurs de lait du Québec<
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