Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 16, Number 8
August 2016

July Milk Production

July 2016 versus
July 2015

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%
 
8-19-2016 July 2015 Milk Cows (head) July 2016 Milk Cows (head) % Change from Last Year

July
2015 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

July 2016
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

July 2015 Milk Production (million lbs.)

July 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,314,000 9,332,000 0.2 1,897 1,920 1.2 17,665 17,915 1.4
Top 23 States 8,630,000 8,649,000 0.2 1,922 1,946 1.2 16,589 16,828

1.4

Kansas 143,000 145,000 1.4 1,845 1,870 1.4 264 271 2.7
Iowa 211,000 211,000 0.0 1,915 1,960 2.4 404 414 2.5
Michigan 409,000 420,000 2.7 2,170 2,210 1.8 888 928 4.5
Texas 462,000 471,000 1.9 1,850 1,895 2.4 855 893 4.4
Wisconsin 1,280,000 1,278,000 -0.2 1,960 2,005 2.3 2,509 2,562 2.1
California 1,778,000 1,768,000 -0.6 1,915 1,910 -0.3 3,405 3,377 -0.8
New Mexico 323,000 310,000 -4.0 2,040 2,100 2.9 659 651 -1.2

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.