Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 17, Number 12
December 2017

November Milk Production

November 2016 versus
November 2017

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
1.0%
1.1%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.6%
0.7%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
0.5%
0.5%

November Milk Production

12-19-2017 November 2016 Milk Cows (head)

November
2017 Milk Cows (head)

% Change from Last Year

November 2016 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

November 2017
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

November 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.)

November 2017 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,344,000 9,397,000 0.6 1,830 1,839 0.5 17,100 17,279 1.0
Top 23 States 8,675,000 8,732,000 0.7 1,852 1,861 0.5 16,066 16,247 1.1
Kansas 149,000 152,000 2.0 1,890 1,880 -0.5 282 286 1.4
Iowa 215,000 219,000 1.9 1,905 1,940 1.8 410 425 3.7
Colorado 154,000 163,000 5.8 2,130 2,135 0.1 328 348 6.1
Texas 490,000 515,000 5.1 1,875 1,890 0.8 919 973 5.9
Wisconsin 1,278,000 1,277,000 0.0 1,895 1,915 1.0 2,422 2,445 0.9
California 1,757,000 1,743,000 -0.8 1,830 1,825 -0.3 3,215 3,181 -1.1
Michigan 423,000 428,000 1.2 2,085 2,105 1.0 882 907 2.2
New Mexico 323,000 329,000 1.8 1,980 1,985 0.2 640 653 2.0

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.


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