Milk production for June up 5 percent over 2013
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says South Dakota increased its milk production in June.
The USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service says milk production in the state totaled 177 million pounds, a 5 percent increase over June 2013.
The average number of milk cows in June was 97,000. Milk production per cow averaged 1,825 pounds.