World record holder cow for 2011 giving 18,208 liters of milk !
Kibbutz Sa’ad is located near the Gaza strip in the Negev desert in southern Israel. The dairy farm on Kibbutz Sa’ad was the Israeli leader in 2011 for productivity with an average of 13,785 liters of milk (3,032 imp gal; 3,642 US gal) per cow that year. A dairy cow named Kharta, was the world record holder, giving 18,208 liters of milk (4,005 imp gal; 4,810 US gal).
The Israeli cow is the world’s record holder in production of the main milk components, responsible for its quality: 3.73% average of protein and 3.32% average of fat.
The 954 Israeli dairy farms achieved a world leading average production of 11,775 liters (2,590 imp gal; 3,111 US gal) a year per cow, while the national average per cow was 10,336 liters of milk (2,274 imp gal; 2,730 US gal).