Milk Quality Tracebacks

QCONZ assessors are able to give help and advice across all these possible grading events.

  • Bactoscan
  • Coliform
  • Thermoduric
  • Senses
  • Sediment
  • Afflatoxin
  • DDE
  • Somatic Cell Count
  • Freezing Point
  • Inhibitory Substance
  • Residues

Staff are able to perform anything from complete plant and vat checks, to evaluating stock feeds, milking machine cleaning system function, herd evaluation and cooling verification.  We are heavily relied on by many of our clients to help dairy farmers with milk quality problems.

All visits include a comprehensive report and can include photos.

All On-Farm Assessment and Consultancy includes:
Regulatory Standards

All assessments are performed against appropriate standards such as NZCP 1, NZCP 2, Dairy or Processing Company, and any additional regulatory compliance.

Preparation and notification

We use post, email, and txt, or a combination of all for every visit to keep suppliers informed of visits and bookings.

Assessment Checklists

All audits and assessments are captured on electronic systems which ensures data integrity, clear instructions and outlines, and special features such as photos can be included if desired.

Instant Reporting

We print on-farm and leave a copy of your assessment and audit report with you before we leave, and also email a copy for reference too. No more waiting days or weeks for reports to arrive.


All of our assessments and audits are completed on using ISO accredited application “InformationLeader”.


Our assessment and audit service is fully certified to international standards ISO 9001 and ISO 17020.


We provide assessment services for over 80% of New Zealand’s dairy farms, performing 30,000+ farm visits annually.

how can we help you?

Drop us a line if you have any questions or would like to work with us.
Hours: 7am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday