Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 17, Number 5
May 2017


 

April Milk Production

April 2017 versus April 2016

U.S.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow up arrow
2.0%
2.0%
Milk Cows up arrow up arrow
0.7%
0.9%
Milk Per Cow up arrow up arrow
1.2%
1.0%
April Milk Production
5-19-17 April 2016 Milk Cows (head) April 2017 Milk Cows (head) % Change from last Year

April 2016 Milk per Cow (lbs.)

April 2017 Milk per Cow (lbs.) % Change from Last Year

April 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.)

April 2017 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,321,000 9,390,000 0.7 1,925 1,949 1.2 17,947 18,305 2.0
Top 23 States 8,638,000 8,719,000 0.9 1,947 1,967 1.0 16,817 17,153 2.0
Kansas 144,000 153,000 6.3 1,940 1,955 0.8 279 299 7.2
Iowa 212,000 217,000 2.4 1,990 1,990 0.0 422 432 2.4
Colorado 149,000 159,000 6.7 2,155 2,165 0.5 321 344 7.2
Texas 465,000 510,000 9.7 1,955 2,010 2.8 909 1,025 12.8
Wisconsin 1,279,000 1,280,000 0.1 1,965 1,975 0.5 2,513 2,528 0.6
California 1,766,000 1,755,000 -0.6 1,970 1,960 -0.5 3,479 3,440 -1.1
New Mexico 311,000 328,000 5.5 2,110 2,150 1.9 656 705 7.5

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.