Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 12, Number 7
July 2012

Milk Production

June 2012
compared to
June 2011
U.S. Top 23 States Missouri
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
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0.9% 1.0% 2.6%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow down arrow
0.5% 0.7% -2.0%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow up arrow
0.4% 0.4% 4.5%
May Milk Production
6-18-2012 June 2011 Milk Cows (head) June 2012 Milk Cows (head) % Change from last Year June 2011 Milk per Cow (lbs.) June 2012 Milk per Cow (lbs.) % Change from Last Year June 2011 Milk Production (million lbs.) June 2012 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,196,000 9,241,000 0.5 1,796 1,804 0.4 16,518 16,670 .9
Top 23 States 8,450,000 8,507,000 0.7 1,820 1,827 0.4 15,382 15,543 1.0
Missouri 96,000 94,000 -2.0 1,210 1,265

4.5

116 119 2.6
Kansas 123,000 124,000 0.8 1,765 1,790 1.4 217 222 2.3
Iowa 204,000 205,000 0.5 1,775 1,740 -2.0 362 357 -1.4
Colorado 127,000 134,000 5.5 1,990 2,010 1.0 253 267 5.5
Texas 434,000 440,000 1.4 1,850 1,785 -3.5 803 785 -2.2
Idaho 578,000 578,000 0.0 1,960 1,990 1.5 1,133 1,150 1.5
California 1,769,000 1,783,000 0.8 1,985 1,975 1.0 3,511 3,521 0.3
New Mexico 328,000 332,000 1.2 2,100 2,035 -3.1 689 676 -1.9
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production