10-20-16 USDA NASS CO Quarterly Milk Production July-Sep 2016 – Mtn Region Highlights…

USDA NASS Regional ReleaseJULY – SEPTEMBER 2016 QUARTERLY MILK PRODUCTION MOUNTAIN REGION HIGHLIGHTS

Arizona dairy herds produced 1.11 billion pounds of milk during the July – September quarter, up 0.5 percent from the previous year.

Colorado dairy herds produced 1.01 billion pounds of milk during the July – September quarter, up 5.5 percent from the previous year.

Montana dairy herds produced 74.0 million pounds of milk during the July – September quarter, down 1.3 percent from the previous year.

New Mexico dairy herds produced 1.94 billion pounds of milk during the July – September quarter, down 0.3 percent from the previous year.

Utah dairy herds produced 541.0 million pounds of milk during the July – September quarter, down 4.1 percent from the previous year. .

Wyoming dairy herds produced 35.1 million pounds of milk during the July – September quarter, up 0.3 percent from the previous year.

UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS
Nationally, U.S. milk production during the July – September quarter totaled 52.6 billion pounds, up 1.7 percent from the July – September quarter last year

mountain-region-quarterly-milk-production-by-state-and-united-states-july-september-2016For complete results of the Milk Production report go to www.nass.usda.gov