June Milk Production Down 0.1 Per Cent

US - Milk production in the 23 major States during June totaled 14.7 billion pounds, down 0.1 per cent from June 2008.
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National Agricultural Statistics Service

May revised production at 15.5 billion pounds, was up 0.5 per cent from May 2008. The May revision represented an increase of 46 million pounds or 0.3 per cent from last month's preliminary production estimate.

Production per cow in the 23 major States averaged 1,746 pounds for June, 10 pounds above June 2008.

The number of milk cows on farms in the 23 major States was 8.44 million head, 56,000 head less than June 2008, and 29,000 head less than May 2009.

April - June Milk Production up 0.1 per cent

Milk production in the U.S. during the April - June quarter totaled 48.8 billion pounds, up 0.1 per cent from the April - June quarter last year. The average number of milk cows in the U.S. during the quarter was 9.26 million head, 53,000 head less than the same period last year.

Monthly Milk Production
23 States

Monthly Milk per Cow
23 States

Monthly Milk Cows
23 States

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