Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 13, Number 4
April 2013

Milk Production

NOTE: Due to sequestration, reports will contain milk production data only. No information on the number of cows or milk per cow will be released

March Milk Production
4-19-2013

March 2012
Milk Production (million lbs.)

March 2013
Milk Production (million lbs.)

Percentage Change
U.S. 17,718 17,663 -0.3
Top 23 States 16,462 16,440 -0.1
Missouri 135 125 -7.4
Kansas 239 251 +5.0
Iowa 388 392 1.0
Colorado 270 278 3.0
Texas 876 840 -4.1
Idaho 1,127 1,133 0.5
California 3,804 3,678 -3.3
New Mexico 736 715 -2.9
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production