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:

Click here to access the latest “Protecting Your Profits” webinar and the latest podcast.

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. Due to a change in the computer system at DRMS in Raleigh, NC, February DHIA information for Pennsylvania will not be available until next month.

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
-1.66%
Cg Lst Mn
0.00%
February 2021
475,000
January 2021
475,000
December 2020
478,000
November 2020
482,000
October 2020
482,000
February 2020
483,000
February 2019
500,000
February 2018
525,000
February 2017
525,000
Cg Lst Yr
0.80%
Cg Lst Mn
-7.75%
February 2021
798
January 2021
865
December 2020
856
November 2020
815
October 2020
848
February 2020
833
February 2019
803
February 2018
856
February 2017
858
Cg Lst Yr
-10.31%
Cg Lst Mn
0.58%
February 2021
$17.40
January 2021
$17.30
December 2020
$18.80
November 2020
$21.30
October 2020
$18.80
February 2020
$19.40
February 2019
$17.90
February 2018
$15.90
February 2017
$19.60
Cg Lst Yr
14.86%
Cg Lst Mn
1.47%
February 2021
$8.27
January 2021
$8.15
December 2020
$8.27
November 2020
$7.84
October 2020
$7.49
February 2020
$7.20
February 2019
$6.56
February 2018
$5.81
February 2017
$6.12
Cg Lst Yr
-21.53%
Cg Lst Mn
-4.90%
February 2021
$7.18
January 2021
$7.55
December 2020
$7.90
November 2020
$9.27
October 2020
$8.48
February 2020
$9.15
February 2019
$8.51
February 2018
$7.57
February 2017
$10.11
Cg Lst Yr
-21.56%
Cg Lst Mn
-4.87%
February 2021
$9.57
January 2021
$10.06
December 2020
$10.53
November 2020
$12.36
October 2020
$11.31
February 2020
$12.20
February 2019
$11.34
February 2018
$10.09
February 2017
$13.48
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0
January 2021
22,884
December 2020
22,779
November 2020
22,825
October 2020
22,644
February 2020
22,029
February 2019
22,142
February 2018
22,423
February 2017
22,341
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0
January 2021
186,960
December 2020
192,180
November 2020
195,800
October 2020
206,030
February 2020
177,950
February 2019
196,300
February 2018
196,840
February 2017
189,540
Cg Lst Yr
#DIV/0!
Cg Lst Mn
#DIV/0!
February 2021
#DIV/0!
January 2021
66.5%
December 2020
63.5%
November 2020
62.1%
October 2020
60.0%
February 2020
68.4%
February 2019
62.3%
February 2018
61.2%
February 2017
64.1%
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0.0
January 2021
170.3
December 2020
171.1
November 2020
174.4
October 2020
176.4
February 2020
172.8
February 2019
172.1
February 2018
172.0
February 2017
174.7
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0.0%
January 2021
21.4%
December 2020
19.0%
November 2020
17.6%
October 2020
17.1%
February 2020
22.4%
February 2019
21.3%
February 2018
21.2%
February 2017
21.0%
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0.00
January 2021
85.29
December 2020
85.83
November 2020
86.05
October 2020
85.90
February 2020
85.53
February 2019
85.18
February 2018
85.44
February 2017
85.52
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0.0
January 2021
25.4
December 2020
25.4
November 2020
25.3
October 2020
25.3
February 2020
25.1
February 2019
25.0
February 2018
24.9
February 2017
25.1
Cg Lst Yr
-100.00%
Cg Lst Mn
-100.00%
February 2021
0.00%
January 2021
38.50%
December 2020
38.07%
November 2020
37.88%
October 2020
37.85%
February 2020
37.12%
February 2019
39.55%
February 2018
37.39%
February 2017
36.33%
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
0.86%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.32%
3 yr Average
9,372
Feb-21
9,458
Jan-21
9,455
Dec-20
9,442
Nov-20
9,432
Oct-20
9,414
Feb-20
9,377
Feb-19
9,352
Feb-18
9,408
Feb-17
9,365
YoY % change
-0.34%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-3.27%
3 yr Average
262,022
Feb-21
265,200
Jan-21
277,300
Dec-20
273,500
Nov-20
229,400
Oct-20
258,900
Feb-20
266,100
Feb-19
278,900
Feb-18
260,600
Feb-17
253,200
YoY % change
-1.48%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.45%
3 yr Average
18,351
Feb-21
17,630
Jan-21
19,325
Dec-20
18,851
Nov-20
18,103
Oct-20
18,603
Feb-20
17,895
Feb-19
16,966
Feb-18
16,961
Feb-17
16,694
YoY % change
1.16%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.23%
3 yr Average
73.9
Feb-21
76.5
Jan-21
75.8
Dec-20
74.0
Nov-20
73.5
Oct-20
73.3
Feb-20
75.6
Feb-19
74.5
Feb-18
74.0
Feb-17
73.2
YoY % change
-7.79%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.52%
3 yr Average
$298,109
Feb-21
$0
Jan-21
$268,084
Dec-20
$326,438
Nov-20
$320,793
Oct-20
$304,633
Feb-20
$290,718
Feb-19
$255,663
Feb-18
$263,037
Feb-17
$248,960
YoY % change
-8.78%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
6.92%
3 yr Average
$499,206
Feb-21
$0
Jan-21
$498,246
Dec-20
$500,557
Nov-20
$500,596
Oct-20
$553,520
Feb-20
$546,189
Feb-19
$462,519
Feb-18
$445,371
Feb-17
$430,112
YoY % change
-38.17%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.61%
3 yr Average
$8.88
Feb-21
$6.22
Jan-21
$7.14
Dec-20
$8.78
Nov-20
$11.87
Oct-20
$11.13
Feb-20
$10.06
Feb-19
$7.91
Feb-18
$6.88
Feb-17
$10.82
YoY % change
-0.30%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.90%
3 yr Average
$63.27
Feb-21
$65.60
Jan-21
$59.70
Dec-20
$58.10
Nov-20
$59.30
Oct-20
$60.00
Feb-20
$65.80
Feb-19
$58.90
Feb-18
$65.60
Feb-17
$64.90
YoY % change
-7.35%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
7.69%
3 yr Average
$16.69
Feb-21
$15.75
Jan-21
$16.04
Dec-20
$15.72
Nov-20
$23.34
Oct-20
$21.61
Feb-20
$17.00
Feb-19
$13.89
Feb-18
$13.40
Feb-17
$16.88
YoY % change
-9.52%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.16%
3 yr Average
$17.79
Feb-21
$17.10
Jan-21
$17.50
Dec-20
$18.50
Nov-20
$21.30
Oct-20
$20.20
Feb-20
$18.90
Feb-19
$16.80
Feb-18
$15.30
Feb-17
$18.50
YoY % change
-11.45%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
0.89%
3 yr Average
$16.27
Feb-21
$15.54
Jan-21
$15.14
Dec-20
$19.87
Nov-20
$18.04
Oct-20
$15.20
Feb-20
$17.55
Feb-19
$15.30
Feb-18
$14.25
Feb-17
$16.73
YoY % change
-16.86%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-9.76%
3 yr Average
$15.31
Feb-21
$14.00
Jan-21
$14.18
Dec-20
$14.01
Nov-20
$13.86
Oct-20
$13.63
Feb-20
$16.84
Feb-19
$16.13
Feb-18
$13.44
Feb-17
$16.52
YoY % change
-18.58%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-11.58%
3 yr Average
$14.70
Feb-21
$13.19
Jan-21
$13.75
Dec-20
$13.36
Nov-20
$13.30
Oct-20
$13.47
Feb-20
$16.20
Feb-19
$15.86
Feb-18
$12.87
Feb-17
$15.59

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.