Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 16, Number 10
October 2016

September Milk Production

September 2016 versus
September 2015

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
2.1%
2.3%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.2%
0.4%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
1.8%
1.9%
 
10-20-2016 September 2015 Milk Cows (head) September 2016 Milk Cows (head) % Change from Last Year

September
2015 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

September 2016
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

September 2015 Milk Production (million lbs.)

September 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,317,000 9,338,000 0.2 1,784 1,817 1.8 16,617 16,967 2.1
Top 23 States 8,636,000 8,672,000 0.4 1,807 1,842 1.9 15,609 15,975 2.3
Kansas 143,000 146,000 2.0 1,760 1,835 4.3 252 268 6.3
Iowa 210,000 211,000 0.5 1,810 1,880 3.9 380 397 4.5
Michigan 410,000 422,000 2.9 2,015 2,070 2.7 826 874 5.8
Texas 462,000 488,000 5.6 1,785 1,780 -0.3 825 869 5.3
Wisconsin 1,279,000 1,277,000 -0.2 1,845 1,910 3.5 2,360

2,439

3.3
California 1,777,000 1,766,000 -0.6 1,785 1,795 0.6 3,172 3,170 -0.1
New Mexico 323,000 318,000 -1.5 1,960 1,965 0.3 633 625 -1.3

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.