Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 16, Number 12
December 2016

November Milk Production

November 2016 versus
November 2015

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
2.4%
2.6%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.2%
0.4%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
2.2%
2.2%
 
12-20-16 November 2015 Milk Cows (head) November 2016 Milk Cows (head) % Change from Last Year

November
2015 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

November 2016
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

November 2015 Milk Production (million lbs.)

November 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,322,000 9,339,000 0.2 1,790 1,829 2.2 16,689 17,085 2.4
Top 23 States 8,640,000 8,673,000 0.4 1,811 1,851 2.2 15,646 16,057 2.6
Kansas 142,000 148,000 4.2 1,770 1,890 6.8 251 280 11.6
Iowa 210,000 212,000 1.0 1,850 1,905 3.0 389 404 3.9
Michigan 411,000 423,000 2.9 2,050 2,100 2.4 843 888 5.3
Texas 462,000 490,000 6.1 1,785 1,875 5.0 825 919 11.4
Wisconsin 1,280,000 1,277,000 -0.2 1,845 1,890 2.4 2,362

2,414

2.2
California 1,776,000 1,765,000 0.6 1,805 1,820 0.8 3,206 3,212 0.2
New Mexico 322,000 323,000 0.3 1,915 1,980 3.4 617 640 3.7

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.