NASS to Release Overview of the United States Dairy Industry Report
Issued September 15, 2010 by the Agricultural Statistics Board of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service. For more information contact Mike Miller at (202) 720-3278.
USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will release Overview of the United States Dairy Industry on September 22, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. EDT. This report will discuss trends in the number of milk cow operations, percent of inventory, and percent of production by size group, focusing on the changes since 2001. Changes in milk cow inventory, milk production, and milk per cow will also be discussed, as well as milk prices and the milk-feed ratio. The report is an update of the U.S. Dairy Herd Structure report issued in 2002.