Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 13, Number 5
May 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
5-20-2013

April 2012
Milk Production (million lbs.)

April 2013
Milk Production (million lbs.)

Percentage Change
U.S. 17,232 17,270 0.2
Top 23 States 16,031 16,079 0.3
Missouri 136 128 -5.9
Kansas 233 248 6.4
Iowa 384 388 1.0
Colorado 268 271 1.1
Texas 843 816 -3.2
Idaho 1,108 1,114 0.5
California 3,632 3,626 -0.2
New Mexico 718 700 -2.5
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production