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” webinar. 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
-0.62%
Cg Lst Mn
0.00%
August 2020
482,000
July 2020
482,000
June 2020
482,000
May 2020
483,000
April 2020
485,000
August 2019
485,000
August 2018
483,000
August 2017
480,000
August 2016
483,000
Cg Lst Yr
1.45%
Cg Lst Mn
-2.77%
August 2020
841
July 2020
865
June 2020
856
May 2020
865
April 2020
883
August 2019
907
August 2018
833
August 2017
866
August 2016
843
Cg Lst Yr
-3.97%
Cg Lst Mn
-3.47%
August 2020
$18.63
July 2020
$19.30
June 2020
$16.30
May 2020
$14.00
April 2020
$15.30
August 2019
$18.90
August 2018
$19.40
August 2017
$20.20
August 2016
$20.90
Cg Lst Yr
0.45%
Cg Lst Mn
1.06%
August 2020
$6.70
July 2020
$6.63
June 2020
$6.86
May 2020
$7.21
April 2020
$7.03
August 2019
$7.66
August 2018
$7.20
August 2017
$7.10
August 2016
$7.12
Cg Lst Yr
-6.28%
Cg Lst Mn
-5.79%
August 2020
$8.95
July 2020
$9.50
June 2020
$7.05
May 2020
$5.10
April 2020
$6.20
August 2019
$8.43
August 2018
$9.15
August 2017
$9.83
August 2016
$10.34
Cg Lst Yr
-6.28%
Cg Lst Mn
-5.84%
August 2020
$11.93
July 2020
$12.67
June 2020
$9.44
May 2020
$6.79
April 2020
$8.87
August 2019
$11.24
August 2018
$12.20
August 2017
$13.10
August 2016
$13.78
Cg Lst Yr
3.29%
Cg Lst Mn
0.52%
August 2020
22,482
July 2020
22,366
June 2020
22,237
May 2020
22,315
April 2020
22,204
August 2019
22,107
August 2018
22,029
August 2017
21,907
August 2016
21,877
Cg Lst Yr
-3.96%
Cg Lst Mn
7.96%
August 2020
229,650
July 2020
212,710
June 2020
197,450
May 2020
184,290
April 2020
181,480
August 2019
181,300
August 2018
177,950
August 2017
186,350
August 2016
181,230
Cg Lst Yr
-1.58%
Cg Lst Mn
-10.62%
August 2020
1,245
July 2020
1,393
June 2020
1,540
May 2020
1,645
April 2020
1,708
August 2019
1,785
August 2018
1,747
August 2017
1,793
August 2016
1,705
Cg Lst Yr
-2.11%
Cg Lst Mn
-1.20%
August 2020
180.61
July 2020
182.80
June 2020
183.58
May 2020
183.00
April 2020
177.88
August 2019
174.70
August 2018
172.77
August 2017
172.52
August 2016
173.54
Cg Lst Yr
2.38%
Cg Lst Mn
-7.60%
August 2020
20.19%
July 2020
21.85%
June 2020
22.24%
May 2020
22.10%
April 2020
22.56%
August 2019
22.46%
August 2018
22.42%
August 2017
21.32%
August 2016
19.79%
Cg Lst Yr
-0.35%
Cg Lst Mn
0.20%
August 2020
85.68
July 2020
85.51
June 2020
84.54
May 2020
84.21
April 2020
84.17
August 2019
84.80
August 2018
85.53
August 2017
85.29
August 2016
85.17
Cg Lst Yr
1.12%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.04%
August 2020
25.27
July 2020
25.28
June 2020
25.2
May 2020
25.13
April 2020
25.13
August 2019
26.17
August 2018
25.14
August 2017
25.12
August 2016
25.04
Cg Lst Yr
-3.16%
Cg Lst Mn
0.59%
August 2020
37.74%
July 2020
37.52%
June 2020
37.59%
May 2020
37.42%
April 2020
37.21%
August 2019
37.34%
August 2018
37.12%
August 2017
37.71%
August 2016
37.61%
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
0.40%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.14%
3 yr Average
9,367
July 2020
9,352
June 2020
9,350
May 2020
9,360
April 2020
9,375
March 2020
9,385
July 2019
9,315
July 2018
9,378
July 2017
9,405
July 2016
9,329
YoY % change
0.03%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.96%
3 yr Average
260,975
July 2020
298,500
June 2020
265,400
May 2020
256,100
April 2020
286,100
March 2020
255,700
July 2019
256,800
July 2018
239,800
July 2017
225,800
July 2016
213,300
YoY % change
1.47%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.07%
3 yr Average
18,192
July 2020
18,645
June 2020
18,367
May 2020
18,955
April 2020
18,675
March 2020
19,380
July 2019
18,375
July 2018
18,334
July 2017
18,268
July 2016
17,908
YoY % change
1.07%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.02%
3 yr Average
73.3
July 2020
73.9
June 2020
75.3
May 2020
75.1
April 2020
76.3
March 2020
76.6
July 2019
73.1
July 2018
72.5
July 2017
72.0
July 2016
71.2
YoY % change
-3.78%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-3.98%
3 yr Average
$293,340
July 2020
$0
June 2020
$312,899
May 2020
$313,549
April 2020
$278,832
March 2020
$294,128
July 2019
$355,904
July 2018
$301,884
July 2017
$272,642
July 2016
$265,499
YoY % change
22.86%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.11%
3 yr Average
$483,455
July 2020
$0
June 2020
$573,166
May 2020
$575,656
April 2020
$512,492
March 2020
$582,179
July 2019
$466,505
July 2018
$426,469
July 2017
$411,547
July 2016
$367,904
YoY % change
15.76%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
9.99%
3 yr Average
$8.78
July 2020
$0.00
June 2020
$9.99
May 2020
$5.37
April 2020
$6.03
March 2020
$9.15
July 2019
$9.27
July 2018
$6.72
July 2017
$9.67
July 2016
$8.43
YoY % change
7.74%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.86%
3 yr Average
$64.18
July 2020
$0.00
June 2020
$71.00
May 2020
$68.30
April 2020
$64.00
March 2020
$67.50
July 2019
$67.00
July 2018
$66.80
July 2017
$77.30
July 2016
$81.50
YoY % change
39.83%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
11.19%
3 yr Average
$16.15
July 2020
$24.54
June 2020
$21.04
May 2020
$12.14
April 2020
$13.07
March 2020
$16.25
July 2019
$17.55
July 2018
$14.10
July 2017
$15.45
July 2016
$15.24
YoY % change
0.00%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
5.92%
3 yr Average
$17.39
July 2020
$0.00
June 2020
$18.10
May 2020
$13.60
April 2020
$14.40
March 2020
$18.00
July 2019
$18.70
July 2018
$15.40
July 2017
$17.30
July 2016
$16.10
YoY % change
-3.61%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
5.41%
3 yr Average
$16.02
July 2020
$16.56
June 2020
$11.42
May 2020
$12.95
April 2020
$16.64
March 2020
$17.46
July 2019
$17.18
July 2018
$15.36
July 2017
$16.59
July 2016
$13.70
YoY % change
-21.69%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.45%
3 yr Average
$15.63
July 2020
$13.79
June 2020
$12.99
May 2020
$12.30
April 2020
$13.87
March 2020
$16.75
July 2019
$17.61
July 2018
$15.20
July 2017
$17.18
July 2016
$15.16
YoY % change
-18.58%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.02%
3 yr Average
$14.93
July 2020
$13.76
June 2020
$12.90
May 2020
$10.67
April 2020
$11.40
March 2020
$14.87
July 2019
$16.90
July 2018
$14.14
July 2017
$16.60
July 2016
$14.84

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