Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 15, Number 1
January, 2015


Milk Production

December 2014
compared to
December 2013

U.S.

Missouri 4th Q 14

Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow up arrow
3.1%
6.1%

3.2%

Milk Cows up arrow
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1.1%
- 2.0%
1.3%
Milk Per Cow up arrow
Not Measured
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2.0%
 
1.9%

 

December Milk Production
1-22-2015 December 2013 Milk Cows (head) December 2014 Milk Cows (head) % Change from last Year

December 2013 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

December 2014 Milk per Cow (lbs.) % Change from Last Year December 2013 Milk Production (million lbs.) December 2014 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,202,000 9,302,000 1.1 1,825 1,862 2.0 16,790 17,318 3.1
Top 23 States 8,504,000 8,611,000 1.3 1,851 1,886 1.9 15,741 16,242 3.2
Kansas 136,000 143,000 5.1 1,845 1,870 1.4 251 267 6.4
Iowa 206,000 209,000 1.5 1,870 1,935 1.4 385 404 4.9
Colorado 140,000 145,000 3.6 2,055 2,115 2.9 288 307 6.6
Texas 440,000 470,000 6.8 1,820 1,870 2.7 801 879 9.7
Wisconsin 1,270,000 1,274,000 0.3 1,955 1,970 0.8 2,292 2,363 3.1
California 1,781,000 1,780,000 -0.1 1,950 1,950 0.00 3,473 3,471 -0.1
New Mexico 323,000 323,000 0.0 2,050 2,060 0.5 662 665 0.5
Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production
 
Milk Cows that have calved
 
Jan 1, 2014
Jan 1, 2015
% of Previous Year
United States
9,207,600
9,306,900
101%
Missouri
90,000
89,000
99%
 
Dairy Replacements (500 pounds and over)
United States
4,548,700
4,615,400
101%
Missouri
50,000
60,000
120%