Protecting Your Profits Resources

The Center for Dairy Excellence offers several informative resources to help producers identify opportunities to protect their profits. These documents are reviewed on a monthly basis through our:

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Scorecards

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 you are looking for? Click here to access the full Pennsylvania Scorecard and Click here for the full U.S. Scorecard. Note: The November Pennsylvania feed cost and Pennsylvania income over feed cost data publication is running behind this month. The Pennsylvania Scorecard will be updated as soon that data is available. November Pennsylvania milk production and DHIA data are up-to-date.

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
-2.07%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.63%
November 2021
472,000
October 2021
475,000
September 2021
475,000
August 2021
475,000
July 2021
475,000
November 2020
482,000
November 2019
485,000
November 2018
513,000
November 2017
525,000
Cg Lst Yr
-3.50%
Cg Lst Mn
-3.50%
November 2021
800
October 2021
829
September 2021
798
August 2021
841
July 2021
855
November 2020
829
November 2019
808
November 2018
819
November 2017
872
Cg Lst Yr
0.94%
Cg Lst Mn
8.04%
November 2021
$21.50
October 2021
$19.90
September 2021
$19.00
August 2021
$18.40
July 2021
$18.50
November 2020
$21.30
November 2019
$21.00
November 2018
$18.00
November 2017
$18.70
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
November 2021
$0.00
October 2021
$8.52
September 2021
$8.54
August 2021
$8.58
July 2021
$8.46
November 2020
$7.84
November 2019
$7.24
November 2018
$6.71
November 2017
$6.15
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
November 2021
$0.00
October 2021
$9.35
September 2021
$8.01
August 2021
$7.36
July 2021
$7.53
November 2020
$9.27
November 2019
$10.32
November 2018
$8.47
November 2017
$9.42
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
November 2021
$0.00
October 2021
$11.38
September 2021
$10.46
August 2021
$9.82
July 2021
$10.04
November 2020
$13.46
November 2019
$13.76
November 2018
$11.29
November 2017
$12.55
Cg Lst Yr
1.36%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.62%
November 2021
23,137
October 2021
23,280
September 2021
23,212
August 2021
23,232
July 2021
23,166
November 2020
22,825
November 2019
21,859
November 2018
22,394
November 2017
22,411
Cg Lst Yr
3.24%
Cg Lst Mn
-5.93%
November 2021
202,140
October 2021
214,880
September 2021
243,490
August 2021
229,750
July 2021
225,660
November 2020
195,800
November 2019
192,190
November 2018
212,950
November 2017
212,490
Cg Lst Yr
-6.68%
Cg Lst Mn
13.10%
November 2021
1,425
October 2021
1,260
September 2021
1,107
August 2021
1,154
July 2021
1,237
November 2020
1,527
November 2019
1,644
November 2018
1,566
November 2017
1,667
Cg Lst Yr
0.80%
Cg Lst Mn
-1.24%
November 2021
175.80
October 2021
178.00
September 2021
180.25
August 2021
182.87
July 2021
184.39
November 2020
174.40
November 2019
176.34
November 2018
175.04
November 2017
175.29
Cg Lst Yr
-13.61%
Cg Lst Mn
-4.45%
November 2021
15.24%
October 2021
15.95%
September 2021
16.38%
August 2021
16.81%
July 2021
17.07%
November 2020
17.64%
November 2019
17.84%
November 2018
16.98%
November 2017
19.14%
Cg Lst Yr
-0.84%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.33%
November 2021
85.33
October 2021
85.61
September 2021
85.55
August 2021
85.52
July 2021
85.42
November 2020
86.05
November 2019
85.50
November 2018
85.56
November 2017
85.37
Cg Lst Yr
-0.20%
Cg Lst Mn
0.24%
November 2021
25.25
October 2021
25.19
September 2021
25.24
August 2021
25.28
July 2021
25.29
November 2020
25.3
November 2019
25.04
November 2018
24.87
November 2017
24.98
Cg Lst Yr
8.13%
Cg Lst Mn
1.09%
November 2021
40.96%
October 2021
40.52%
September 2021
40.26%
August 2021
39.83%
July 2021
39.60%
November 2020
37.88%
November 2019
38.02%
November 2018
37.76%
November 2017
36.86%
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
-0.50%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.68%
3 yr Average
9,390
November 2021
9,385
October 2021
9,395
September 2021
9,414
August 2021
9,447
July 2021
9,492
November 2020
9,432
November 2019
9,345
November 2018
9,354
November 2017
9,398
YoY % change
6.93%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.80%
3 yr Average
260,428
November 2021
245,300
October 2021
256,200
September 2021
264,600
August 2021
261,400
July 2021
247,900
November 2020
229,400
November 2019
256,100
November 2018
268,000
November 2017
243,700
YoY % change
-0.38%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.76%
3 yr Average
18,534
November 2021
18,035
October 2021
18,625
September 2021
18,038
August 2021
18,739
July 2021
19,103
November 2020
18,103
November 2019
17,506
November 2018
17,337
November 2017
17,260
YoY % change
0.12%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.16%
3 yr Average
74.5
November 2021
73.6
October 2021
73.5
September 2021
73.4
August 2021
73.5
July 2021
74.6
November 2020
73.5
November 2019
71.8
November 2018
71.0
November 2017
70.4
YoY % change
24.07%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
8.21%
3 yr Average
$291,253
November 2021
$0
October 2021
$349,126
September 2021
$364,708
August 2021
$320,884
July 2021
$344,802
November 2020
$277,853
November 2019
$251,607
November 2018
$302,709
November 2017
$310,089
YoY % change
17.76%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
13.20%
3 yr Average
$545,365
November 2021
$0
October 2021
$650,543
September 2021
$648,631
August 2021
$681,532
July 2021
$661,439
November 2020
$501,443
November 2019
$528,783
November 2018
$433,943
November 2017
$467,262
YoY % change
-21.39%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-20.65%
3 yr Average
$8.61
November 2021
$9.15
October 2021
$8.54
September 2021
$6.69
August 2021
$5.03
July 2021
$5.47
November 2020
$11.64
November 2019
$12.21
November 2018
$8.66
November 2017
$9.87
YoY % change
16.69%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
5.81%
3 yr Average
$65.42
November 2021
$69.20
October 2021
$70.60
September 2021
$72.90
August 2021
$76.00
July 2021
$75.60
November 2020
$59.30
November 2019
$57.70
November 2018
$52.70
November 2017
$63.40
YoY % change
-22.8%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-2.39%
3 yr Average
$17.27
November 2021
$18.03
October 2021
$17.83
September 2021
$16.53
August 2021
$15.95
July 2021
$16.49
November 2020
$23.34
November 2019
$20.45
November 2018
$14.44
November 2017
$16.88
YoY % change
-2.35%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.11%
3 yr Average
$18.40
November 2021
$20.80
October 2021
$19.70
September 2021
$18.40
August 2021
$17.70
July 2021
$17.90
November 2020
$21.30
November 2019
$21.00
November 2018
$16.60
November 2017
$18.10
YoY % change
-0.33%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.54%
3 yr Average
$16.79
November 2021
$17.98
October 2021
$17.08
September 2021
$16.59
August 2021
$16.90
July 2021
$17.42
November 2020
$18.04
November 2019
$18.14
November 2018
$15.52
November 2017
$16.41
YoY % change
32.76%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.51%
3 yr Average
$15.71
November 2021
$18.40
October 2021
$17.08
September 2021
$16.89
August 2021
$16.51
July 2021
$16.83
November 2020
$13.86
November 2019
$16.85
November 2018
$15.63
November 2017
$15.32
YoY % change
41.28%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.76%
3 yr Average
$15.17
November 2021
$18.79
October 2021
$17.04
September 2021
$16.36
August 2021
$15.92
July 2021
$16.60
November 2020
$13.30
November 2019
$16.60
November 2018
$15.06
November 2017
$13.99

Zach Myers, the Center’s Risk Education Manager, reviews both of these scorecards monthly during his “Protecting Your Profits” webinar and podcast series. The webinars are held the fourth Wednesday of every month, and the podcasts are released shortly after that. View the most recent webinar, and subscribe to the podcast series.