In Estonia in 2019 for the first time average milk production was over 10 000 kilogram per cow per year. According to the data of the Estonian Farm Animal Performance Agency AS, the average milk production of the milk recorded cows was 10114 kilogram per cow per year. Compared to year 2018, milk production has increased 329 kilogram. In January 2020 there were 478 herds with 81 819 cows in milk recording. This is 96.3 percent of the Estonian cows.