October 12, 2022: Dairy Week In Review

Last year total per capita dairy product consumption reached its highest level since 1959, despite a record decline in consumption of fluid milk. The latest Economic Research Services data shows  dairy consumption growing 12 pounds per person from the previous year to 667 pounds in 2021. That continues a 25-year continual increase in per capita consumption of dairy which started in  the late 1990s. Fluid milk consumption fell 7 pounds last year, dropping to a multi-decade low of 134 pounds per person. Read More