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National Milk Day: January 11, 2023

Press Release Number CB23-SFS.006

According to USDA’s Economics, Statistics and Market Information System, Milk Production: “Released December 19, 2022, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

“November Milk Production up 1.4 Percent

  • Milk production in the 24 major States during November totaled 17.5 billion pounds, up 1.4 percent from November 2021. October revised production, at 18.0 billion pounds, was up 1.3 percent from October 2021. The October revision represented a decrease of 18 million pounds or 0.1 percent from last month's preliminary production estimate.
  • Production per cow in the 24 major States averaged 1,956 pounds for November, 17 pounds above November 2021.
  • The number of milk cows on farms in the 24 major States was 8.94 million head, 48,000 head more than November 2021, and 1,000 head more than October 2022.”
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From Business and Economy  >  International Trade Data

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  • NAICS 31-33, Manufacturing
  • NAICS 311, Food Manufacturing
  • NAICS 3115, Dairy Product Manufacturing
  • NAICS 31151, Dairy Product (except Frozen) Manufacturing
  • NAICS 311511, Fluid Milk Manufacturing
  • NAICS 311512, Creamery Butter Manufacturing
  • NAICS 311513, Cheese Manufacturing
  • NAICS 311514, Dry, Condensed, and Evaporated Dairy Product Manufacturing

From the Statistics of U.S. Businesses (SUSB).

Source: 2019 County Business Patterns.

Source: 2017 Economic Census and Economic Census of Island Areas.

  • 2001275000: Manufacturing of perishable dairy product substitutes, including soy milk, rice milk, almond milk, oat milk, flavored dip, whipped topping, coffee whitener, sour cream, flavored milk drink substitutes, etc.
  • 2001300000: Manufacturing of dry and/or canned dairy product substitutes, including dry coffee whitener, infants' formula, and sour cream, whipped topping, and canned liquid infants' formula, dietary supplements, and weight control products.

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