Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (CVE:ASM) reports an update on San Gonzalo bulk sample began and the 2011 drill program.
The press release is quoted as saying:
The monthly totals to February 11th, were 1550 tonnes milled for production of 47 tonnes of concentrate grading 8.4 kg/t silver. Average month to date silver feed grade for February was 329 g/t at 77% recovery. This feed grade result is similar to the estimated resource grade of 332 g/t in the NI 43-101 report by Orequest 2009. Gold results are pending from the accredited lab of SGS in Durango, Mexico. Silver assays are from the on-site laboratory using aqua regia digestion followed by AA spectroscopy. Weekly check samples for silver and gold are sent to SGS, Durango.