Protecting Your Profits

The Center for Dairy Excellence offers several information resources to help producers identify opportunities to protect their profits. These documents are reviewed on a monthly “Protecting Your Profits” conference call. Click here to access the latest “Protecting Your Profits” Webinar.

View state and national dairy industry scorecard data below. Click on the dropdown menu to evaluate industry trends and compare data on a monthly and yearly basis. Can’t find the dairy data your are looking for? Click here to access the full Pennsylvania Scorecard and Click here for the full U.S. Scorecard.

Pennsylvania Dairy Industry Scorecard
The Center publishes a monthly "PA Dairy Industry Performance Scorecard," which looks at key factors supporting the growth of Pennsylvania’s dairy industry and evaluates trends affecting Pennsylvania’s dairy farms.
Cg Lst Yr
-2.02%
Cg Lst Mn
0.00%
April 2020
485000
March 2020
485000
February 2020
483000
January 2020
480000
December 2019
483000
April 2019
485000
April 2018
485000
April 2017
485000
April 2016
485000
Cg Lst Yr
2.20%
Cg Lst Mn
-2.65%
April 2020
883
March 2020
907
February 2020
833
January 2020
866
December 2019
843
April 2019
808
April 2018
827
April 2017
800
April 2016
829
Cg Lst Yr
-16.39%
Cg Lst Mn
-19.05%
April 2020
15.3
March 2020
18.9
February 2020
19.4
January 2020
20.2
December 2019
20.9
April 2019
21
April 2018
20.1
April 2017
19.6
April 2016
19.4
Cg Lst Yr
5.50%
Cg Lst Mn
-2.35%
April 2020
7.48
March 2020
7.66
February 2020
7.2
January 2020
7.1
December 2019
7.12
April 2019
7.24
April 2018
7.01
April 2017
6.43
April 2016
6.67
Cg Lst Yr
-32.10%
Cg Lst Mn
-32.27%
April 2020
5.71
March 2020
8.43
February 2020
9.15
January 2020
9.83
December 2019
10.34
April 2019
10.32
April 2018
9.81
April 2017
9.88
April 2016
9.55
Cg Lst Yr
-32.11%
Cg Lst Mn
-32.30%
April 2020
7.61
March 2020
11.24
February 2020
12.2
January 2020
13.1
December 2019
13.78
April 2019
13.76
April 2018
13.09
April 2017
13.17
April 2016
12.73
Cg Lst Yr
0.81%
Cg Lst Mn
0.44%
April 2020
22203.83
March 2020
22106.73
February 2020
22028.59
January 2020
21907.11
December 2019
21877
April 2019
21859
April 2018
21777.59
April 2017
21780.74
April 2016
21765.87
Cg Lst Yr
-3.11%
Cg Lst Mn
0.10%
April 2020
181480
March 2020
181300
February 2020
177950
January 2020
186350
December 2019
181230
April 2019
192190
April 2018
213230
April 2017
220920
April 2016
239110
Cg Lst Yr
-1.90%
Cg Lst Mn
-4.31%
April 2020
1708
March 2020
1785
February 2020
1747
January 2020
1793
December 2019
1705
April 2019
1644
April 2018
1503
April 2017
1368
April 2016
1265
Cg Lst Yr
-0.21%
Cg Lst Mn
1.82%
April 2020
177.88
March 2020
174.7
February 2020
172.77
January 2020
172.52
December 2019
173.54
April 2019
176.34
April 2018
179.05
April 2017
182.29
April 2016
184.51
Cg Lst Yr
3.53%
Cg Lst Mn
0.45%
April 2020
0.2256
March 2020
0.2246
February 2020
0.2242
January 2020
0.2132
December 2019
0.1979
April 2019
0.1784
April 2018
0.1659
April 2017
0.1796
April 2016
0.1972
Cg Lst Yr
-0.99%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.74%
April 2020
84.17
March 2020
84.8
February 2020
85.53
January 2020
85.29
December 2019
85.17
April 2019
85.5
April 2018
85.83
April 2017
85.72
April 2016
85.98
Cg Lst Yr
0.68%
Cg Lst Mn
-3.97%
April 2020
25.13
March 2020
26.17
February 2020
25.14
January 2020
25.12
December 2019
25.04
April 2019
25.04
April 2018
25.02
April 2017
24.96
April 2016
24.99
Cg Lst Yr
-5.56%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.35%
April 2020
0.3721
March 2020
0.3734
February 2020
0.3712
January 2020
0.3771
December 2019
0.3761
April 2019
0.3802
April 2018
0.3821
April 2017
0.3828
April 2016
0.3897
US Dairy Industry Scorecard
To provide an overview the national dairy industry, with consumption, marketing and production trends, The Center publishes the monthly "US Dairy Industry Performance" scorecard.
YoY % change
0.53%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.26%
3 yr Average
9,371
April 2020
9,381
March 2020
9,385
February 2020
9,375
January 2020
9,361
December 2019
9,343
April 2019
9,332
April 2018
6,401
April 2017
9,392
April 2016
9,327
YoY % change
4.06%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.56%
3 yr Average
263,228
April 2020
279,400
March 2020
288,000
February 2020
266,100
January 2020
298,500
December 2019
265,400
April 2019
268,500
April 2018
248,900
April 2017
228,100
April 2016
227,000
YoY % change
1.45%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.03%
3 yr Average
18,173
April 2020
18,700
March 2020
19,375
February 2020
17,886
January 2020
18,825
December 2019
18,365
April 2019
18,433
April 2018
18,390
April 2017
18,332
April 2016
17,947
YoY % change
0.92%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.10%
3 yr Average
73.22301319
April 2020
76.37513013
March 2020
76.54670267
February 2020
75.61791518
January 2020
74.5644456
December 2019
72.88256311
April 2019
75.7
April 2018
74.9
April 2017
74.8
April 2016
73.7
YoY % change
6.71%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.33%
3 yr Average
$290,176
April 2020
$0
March 2020
$289,934
February 2020
$310,054
January 2020
$287,803
December 2019
$289,978
April 2019
$314,235
April 2018
$272,010
April 2017
$253,028
April 2016
$246,950
YoY % change
9.88%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.69%
3 yr Average
$476,370
April 2020
$0
March 2020
$582,179
February 2020
$522,914
January 2020
$546,189
December 2019
$515,619
April 2019
$491,134
April 2018
$518,754
April 2017
$450,166
April 2016
$356,611
YoY % change
-30.37%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.68%
3 yr Average
$8.85
April 2020
$0.00
March 2020
$6.03
February 2020
$10.06
January 2020
$10.72
December 2019
$11.95
April 2019
$8.37
April 2018
$5.40
April 2017
$7.14
April 2016
$5.47
YoY % change
4.40%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.60%
3 yr Average
$64.47
April 2020
$64.00
March 2020
$67.50
February 2020
$65.80
January 2020
$61.40
December 2019
$59.30
April 2019
$61.30
April 2018
$67.50
April 2017
$72.20
April 2016
$81.50
YoY % change
-18.11%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
9.24%
3 yr Average
$15.87
April 2020
$13.07
March 2020
$16.25
February 2020
$17.00
January 2020
$17.05
December 2019
$19.37
April 2019
$15.96
April 2018
$14.47
April 2017
$15.22
April 2016
$13.63
YoY % change
-18.64%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
7.64%
3 yr Average
$17.46
April 2020
$14.40
March 2020
$18.00
February 2020
$18.90
January 2020
$19.60
December 2019
$20.70
April 2019
$17.70
April 2018
$15.80
April 2017
$16.50
April 2016
$15.00
YoY % change
5.58%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
9.31%
3 yr Average
$16.19
April 2020
$16.64
March 2020
$17.46
February 2020
$17.55
January 2020
$19.01
December 2019
$19.33
April 2019
$15.76
April 2018
$14.10
April 2017
$16.05
April 2016
$13.74
YoY % change
-15.32%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
5.26%
3 yr Average
$15.89
April 2020
$13.87
March 2020
$16.75
February 2020
$16.84
January 2020
$17.05
December 2019
$16.81
April 2019
$16.38
April 2018
$14.03
April 2017
$14.81
April 2016
$13.54
YoY % change
-27.48%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
5.21%
3 yr Average
$15.20
April 2020
$11.40
March 2020
$14.87
February 2020
$16.20
January 2020
$16.65
December 2019
$16.70
April 2019
$15.72
April 2018
$13.48
April 2017
$14.01
April 2016
$12.68

Zach Myers, the center’s risk education manager, reviews both of these scorecards monthly during his “Protecting Your Profits” calls. The calls are held the last Wednesday of every month. Click here to access a recording of the latest call.