In Germany in the milk recording period from October 2018 until September 2019 the average milk production per recorded cow was 8907 kilogram with 4.07 percent fat and 3.46 percent protein. This is 57 kilogram milk more than in the previous year. Average milk production was the highest in the eastern state Sachsen-Anhalt 9809 kilogram and the lowest in the southern state Bavaria with 8045 kilogram. In whole Germany on 40570 farms with total 3524505 cows was the milk production recorded. This was 4.6 percent less farms and 2.0 percent less cows than in the year before. The average somatic cell count was 238000 per milliliter.