Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 16, Number 2
February 2016


January Milk Production

January 2016 versus January 2015

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
0.3%
0.3%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.1%
0.1%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
0.2%
0.2%
January Milk Production
2-19-16 January 2015 Milk Cows (head) January 2016 Milk Cows (head) % Change from last Year

January 2015 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

January 2016
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

January 2015 Milk Production (million lbs.)

January 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,308,000 9,310,000 0.1 1,900 1,904 0.2 17,685 17,730 0.3
Top 23 States 8,621,000 8,627,000 0.1 1,919 1,923 0.2 16,544 16,594 0.3

Missouri Annual 2015

89,000 88,000 -1.1 15,539 15,511 -0.2 1,383 1,365 -1.4
Kansas 143,000 142,000 -0.7 1,890 1,900 +0.5 270 270 0.0
Iowa 211,000 210,000 -0.5 1,995 1,985 -0.5 421 417 -1.0
Colorado 145,000 148,000 2.0 2,140 2,160 0.9 310 320 3.2
Texas 470,000 455,000 -3.2 1,905 1,835 -3.6 895 835 -6.7
Wisconsin 1,275,000 1,280,000 0.4 1,890 1,960 3.7 2,410 2,509 4.1
California 1,779,000 1,775,000 -0.2 1,985 1,935 -2.5 3,531 3,435 -2.7
New Mexico 323,000 310,000 -4.0 2,070 1,900 -8.2 669 589 -12.0

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.