Missouri Dairy Business Update

Volume 18, Number 10
October 2017

December Milk Production

December 2016 versus
December 2017

U.S.
Missouri 4th Qtr.
Top 23 States
Milk Production up arrow down arrow up arrow
1.1%
-12.6%
1.2%
Milk Cows up arrow down arrow up arrow
0.5%
-4.5%
0.6%
Milk Per Cow up arrow
NA
up arrow
0.6%
NA
0.6%

December Milk Production

1-24-2017

December 2016 Milk Cows (head)

December
2017 Milk Cows (head)

% Change from Last Year

December 2016 Milk per Cow (lbs.)


December 2017
Milk per Cow (lbs.)

% Change from Last Year

December 2016 Milk Production (million lbs.)

December 2017 Milk Production (million lbs.) % Change from Last Year
U.S. 9,354,000 9,401,000 0.5 1,908 1,919 0.6 17,852 18,043 1.1
Top 23 States 8,683,000 8,737,000 0.6 1,932 1,943 0.6 16,777 16,974 1.2
Missouri 4th Q 88,000 84,000 -4.5 NA NA NA 333 291 -12.6
Kansas 150,000 153,000 2.0 1,925 1,950 1.3 289 298 3.1
Iowa 215,000 220,000 2.3 1,980 2,010 1.5 426 442 3.8
Colorado 155,000 166,000 7.1 2,180 2,225 2.1 338 369 9.2
Texas 490,000 515,000 4.2 1,945 2,000 2.8 953 1,030 8.1
Wisconsin 1,279,000 1,276,000 -0.2 1,970 1,995 1.3 2,520 2,546 1.0
California 1,756,000 1,742,000 -0.8 1,925 1,935 0.5 3,380 3,371 -0.3
New Mexico 325,000 332,000 2.2 2,055 2,075 1.0 668 689 3.1

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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