Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 16, Number 1
January 2016


 

December Milk Production

December 2015 versus December 2014

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
0.7%
0.7%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.2%
0.3%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
0.4%
0.3%
December Milk Production
1-22-16 December 2014 Milk Cows (head) December 2015 Milk Cows (head) % Change from last Year

December 2014 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

December 2015 Milk per Cow (lbs.) % Change from Last Year

December 2014 Milk Production (million lbs.)

December 2015 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,299,000 9,322,000 0.2 1,864 1,872 0.4 17,334 17,447 0.7
Top 23 States 8,611,000 8,640,000 0.3 1,888 1,894 0.3 16,256 16,362 0.7

Missouri 4th Q 2016

88,000 88,000 0.0 ---- ---- ---- 337 326 -3.3
Kansas 143,000 142,000 -0.7 1,870 1,855 -0.8 267 263 -1.5
Iowa 209,000 210,000 0.5 1,930 1,955 1.3 403 411 2.0
Colorado 145,000 148,000 2.0 2,115 2,130 .7 307 315 2.6
Texas 470,000 461,000 -1.9 1,870 1,850 -1.1 879 883 -3.0
Wisconsin 1,274,000 1,280,000 0.5 1,855 1,935 4.3 2,363 2,477 4.8
California 1,780,000 1,776,000 -0.2 1,950 1,895 -2.8 3,471 3,366 -3.0
New Mexico 323,000 319,000 -1.2 2,060 1,955 -5.1 665 624 -6.2

Source: USDA, NASS, Milk Production
*Missouri's NASS Survey numbers are only available by quarter now, not monthly, due to the state dropping below the top 23 dairy production states surveyed monthly by USDA.