Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 13, Number 1
January 2013

Milk Production

December 2012
compared to
December 2011

U.S. Top 23 States Missouri
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1.6%
1.7
-0.9%
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No Change
-0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
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1.7%
1.6%

-0.8%

December Milk Production
1-23-2013

December
2011 Milk Cows (head)

December
2012 Milk Cows (head)

% Change from last Year December 2011 Milk per Cow (lbs.) December 2012 Milk per Cow (lbs.) % Change from Last Year December 2011 Milk Production (million lbs.) December 2012 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,223,000 9,213,000 -0.1 1,795 1,826 1.7 16,556 16,825 1.6
Top 23 States 8,485,000 8,490,000 0.1 1,818 1,848 1.6 15,426 15,693 1.7
Missouri 93,000 93,000 0.0 1,240 1,230 -0.8 115 114 -0.9
Kansas 123,000 131,000 6.5 1,780 1,840 3.4 219 240 10.0
Iowa 203,000 205,000 1.0 1,850 1,890 2.1 376 387 2.9
Colorado 131,000 135,000 3.1 1,955 2,015 3.1 256 272 6.3
Texas 435,000 433,000 -0.5 1,860 1,855 -0.3 809 803 -0.7
Idaho 580,000 580,000 0.0 1,910 1,930 1.0 1,108 1,119 1.0
California 1,779,000 1,779,000 0.0 1,965 1,920 -2.3 3,496 3,416 -2.3
New Mexico 334,000 321,000 -3.9 2,025 2,100 3.7 676 674 -0.3
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production