Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 14, Number 5
May 2014

Milk Production

April 2014
compared to April 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 April 2013 due to the funding sequester. Monthly estimates for Missouri are no longer reported since Missouri is not in the top 23 states.

March Milk Production
5-19-2014

April 2014
Milk Cows (head)

Milk Production
% Change from last year

U.S.
9,231,000
1.0
Top 23 States
8,531,000
1.2
Kansas
139,000
4.9
Iowa
207,000
-1.0
Colorado
143,000
8.5
Texas
447,000
8.7
Idaho
570,000
1.1
California
1,781,000
1.5
New Mexico
323,000
-1.4
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production