Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 17, Number 2
February 2017

January Milk Production

January 2017 versus
January 2016

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
2.5%
2.7%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.6%
0.8%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
1.8%
1.9%
 
2-24-17 January 2016 Milk Cows (head) January 2017 Milk Cows (head) % Change from Last Year

January
2016 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

January 2017
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

January 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.)

January 2017 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,304,000 9,360,000 0.6 1,902 1,937 1.8 17,693 18,127 2.5
Top 23 States 8,621,000 8,688,000 0.8 1,920 1,957 1.9 16,553 16,999 2.7
Kansas 142,000 151,000 6.3 1,905 1,950 2.4 271 294 8.5
Iowa 210,000 215,000 2.4 1,985 2,015 1.5 417 433 3.8
Michigan 413,000 425,000 2.9 2,170 2,180 0.5 896 927 3.5
Texas 455,000 494,000 8.6 1,835 2,015 9.8 835 995 19.2
Wisconsin 1,280,000 1,280,000 0.0 1,965 1,985 1.0 2,515

2,541

1.0
California 1,769,000 1,755,000 -0.8 1,940 1,945 0.3 3,432 3,413 -0.6
New Mexico 310,000 325,000 4.8 1,900 2,090 10.0 589 679 15.3

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.