Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 12, Number 6
June 2012

Milk Production

May 2012
compared to
May 2011
U.S. Top 23 States Missouri
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
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2.0% 2.1% 0.0%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow down arrow
0.8% 0.9% -2.0%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow up arrow
1.2% 1.2% 2.2%
May Milk Production
6-18-2012 May 2011 Milk Cows (head) May 2012 Milk Cows (head) % Change from last Year May 2011 Milk per Cow (lbs.) May 2012 Milk per Cow (lbs.) % Change from Last Year May 2011 Milk Production (million lbs.) May 2012 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,194,000 9,270,000 0.8 1,879 1,901 1.2 17,278 17,625 2.0
Top 23 States 8,447,000 8,524,000 0.9 1,902 1,924 1.2 16,069 16,404 2.1
Missouri 96,000 94,000 -2.0 1,360 1,390 2.2 131 131 0.0
Kansas 122,000 124,000 1.6 1,855 1,895 2.2 226 235 4.0
Iowa 208,000 206,000 -1.0 1,860 1,855 -.3 387 382 -1.3
Colorado 126,000 132,000 4.8 2,040 2,105 3.2 257 278 8.2
Texas 430,000 440,000 2.3 1,955 1,925 -1.5 841 847 0.7
Idaho 578,000 578,000 0.0 1,980 2,030 2.5 1,144 1,173 2.5
California 1,767,000 1,783,000 0.9 2,080 2,100 1.0 3,675 3,744 1.9
New Mexico 326,000 337,000 3.4 2,180 2,145 -1.6 713 723 1.4
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production