Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 14, Number 4
April 2014

Milk Production

March 2014
compared to March 2013

U.S.

Top 23 States

Milk Production

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0.9%
1.1%

Note: Only total milk production is reported here because USDA did not report the number of Milk Cows and Milk Per Cow in March 2013 due to the funding sequester. Monthly estimates for Missouri are no longer reported since Missouri in no longer in the top 23 states.

March Milk Production
4-21-2014

March 2014
Milk Cows (head)

Milk Production
% Change from last year

U.S.
9,218,000
0.9
Top 23 States
8,514,000
1.1
Kansas
136,000
1.2
Iowa
204,000
-3.4
Colorado
140,000
6.5
Texas
445,000
6.4
Idaho
568,000
1.7
California
1,781,000
3.7
New Mexico
323,000
-0.1
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production