OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2018 QUARTERLY MILK PRODUCTION MOUNTAIN REGION HIGHLIGHTS

Arizona dairy herds produced 1.21 billion pounds of milk during the October – December quarter, down 1.0 percent from the previous year.

Colorado dairy herds produced 1.15 billion pounds of milk during the October – December quarter, up 6.9 percent from the previous year.

Montana dairy herds produced 65.0 million pounds of milk during the October – December quarter, down 8.5 percent from the previous year.

New Mexico dairy herds produced 1.97 billion pounds of milk during the October – December quarter, down 1.8 percent from the previous year.

Utah dairy herds produced 573.0 million pounds of milk during the October – December quarter, up 2.9 percent from the previous year.

Wyoming dairy herds produced 35.8 million pounds of milk during the October – December quarter, up 5.6 percent from the previous year.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS

Milk production in the United States during the October – December quarter totaled 53.3 billion pounds, up 0.5 percent from the October – December quarter last year.

 

For complete results of the Milk Production report go to www.nass.usda.gov.

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.