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.

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%
September 2020
482,000
August 2020
482,000
July 2020
482,000
June 2020
482,000
May 2020
483,000
September 2019
485,000
September 2018
485,000
September 2017
483,000
September 2016
480,000
Cg Lst Yr
1.88%
Cg Lst Mn
-3.09%
September 2020
815
August 2020
841
July 2020
865
June 2020
856
May 2020
865
September 2019
883
September 2018
907
September 2017
833
September 2016
866
Cg Lst Yr
-12.04%
Cg Lst Mn
-4.75%
September 2020
$17.24
August 2020
$18.10
July 2020
$19.30
June 2020
$16.30
May 2020
$14.00
September 2019
$15.30
September 2018
$18.90
September 2017
$19.40
September 2016
$20.20
Cg Lst Yr
8.40%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.43%
September 2020
$6.97
August 2020
$7.00
July 2020
$6.63
June 2020
$6.86
May 2020
$7.21
September 2019
$7.03
September 2018
$7.66
September 2017
$7.20
September 2016
$7.10
Cg Lst Yr
-22.06%
Cg Lst Mn
-7.45%
September 2020
$7.70
August 2020
$8.32
July 2020
$9.50
June 2020
$7.05
May 2020
$5.10
September 2019
$6.20
September 2018
$8.43
September 2017
$9.15
September 2016
$9.83
Cg Lst Yr
-22.10%
Cg Lst Mn
-7.57%
September 2020
$10.26
August 2020
$11.10
July 2020
$12.67
June 2020
$9.44
May 2020
$6.79
September 2019
$8.87
September 2018
$11.24
September 2017
$12.20
September 2016
$13.10
Cg Lst Yr
3.21%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.01%
September 2020
22,481
August 2020
22,482
July 2020
22,366
June 2020
22,237
May 2020
22,315
September 2019
22,204
September 2018
22,107
September 2017
22,029
September 2016
21,907
Cg Lst Yr
3.27%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.66%
September 2020
228,140
August 2020
229,650
July 2020
212,710
June 2020
197,450
May 2020
184,290
September 2019
181,480
September 2018
181,300
September 2017
177,950
September 2016
186,350
Cg Lst Yr
-7.60%
Cg Lst Mn
1.53%
September 2020
1,264
August 2020
1,245
July 2020
1,393
June 2020
1,540
May 2020
1,645
September 2019
1,708
September 2018
1,785
September 2017
1,747
September 2016
1,793
Cg Lst Yr
-1.40%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.48%
September 2020
179.74
August 2020
180.61
July 2020
182.80
June 2020
183.58
May 2020
183.00
September 2019
177.88
September 2018
174.70
September 2017
172.77
September 2016
172.52
Cg Lst Yr
6.18%
Cg Lst Mn
-5.55%
September 2020
19.07%
August 2020
20.19%
July 2020
21.85%
June 2020
22.24%
May 2020
22.10%
September 2019
22.56%
September 2018
22.46%
September 2017
22.42%
September 2016
21.32%
Cg Lst Yr
0.54%
Cg Lst Mn
0.58%
September 2020
86.18
August 2020
85.68
July 2020
85.51
June 2020
84.54
May 2020
84.21
September 2019
84.17
September 2018
84.80
September 2017
85.53
September 2016
85.29
Cg Lst Yr
1.52%
Cg Lst Mn
0.28%
September 2020
25.34
August 2020
25.27
July 2020
25.28
June 2020
25.2
May 2020
25.13
September 2019
25.13
September 2018
26.17
September 2017
25.14
September 2016
25.12
Cg Lst Yr
-1.67%
Cg Lst Mn
-0.26%
September 2020
37.64%
August 2020
37.74%
July 2020
37.52%
June 2020
37.59%
May 2020
37.42%
September 2019
37.21%
September 2018
37.34%
September 2017
37.12%
September 2016
37.71%
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
0.35%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-0.05%
3 yr Average
9,365
September 2020
9,366
August 2020
9,361
July 2020
9,360
June 2020
9,350
May 2020
9,360
August 2019
9,333
September 2018
9,367
September 2017
9,401
September 2016
9,337
YoY % change
-2.23%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-1.10%
3 yr Average
261,956
September 2020
249,900
August 2020
225,300
July 2020
233,700
June 2020
227,000
May 2020
233,300
August 2019
255,600
September 2018
247,700
September 2017
249,600
September 2016
245,100
YoY % change
2.35%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.22%
3 yr Average
18,234
September 2020
18,008
August 2020
18,595
July 2020
18,735
June 2020
18,367
May 2020
18,955
August 2019
17,595
September 2018
17,368
September 2017
17,156
September 2016
16,990
YoY % change
1.99%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.08%
3 yr Average
73.5
September 2020
73.7
August 2020
73.7
July 2020
74.2
June 2020
75.3
May 2020
75.1
August 2019
72.2
September 2018
71.0
September 2017
69.9
September 2016
69.7
YoY % change
-4.60%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-5.70%
3 yr Average
$294,907
September 2020
$0
August 2020
$304,469
July 2020
$319,827
June 2020
$310,005
May 2020
$310,401
August 2019
$330,564
September 2018
$259,540
September 2017
$234,073
September 2016
$249,826
YoY % change
10.50%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
1.49%
3 yr Average
$489,260
September 2020
$0
August 2020
$538,247
July 2020
$542,189
June 2020
$573,166
May 2020
$575,656
August 2019
$501,143
September 2018
$429,727
September 2017
$404,438
September 2016
$403,428
YoY % change
9.95%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.75%
3 yr Average
$8.89
September 2020
$9.40
August 2020
$10.83
July 2020
$12.41
June 2020
$9.99
May 2020
$5.37
August 2019
$10.41
September 2018
$8.26
September 2017
$10.00
September 2016
$9.16
YoY % change
3.51%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
2.18%
3 yr Average
$63.84
September 2020
$66.60
August 2020
$70.70
July 2020
$70.50
June 2020
$71.00
May 2020
$68.30
August 2019
$65.60
September 2018
$60.80
September 2017
$69.90
September 2016
$74.50
YoY % change
-10.27%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
10.71%
3 yr Average
$16.25
September 2020
$16.43
August 2020
$19.77
July 2020
$24.54
June 2020
$21.04
May 2020
$12.14
August 2019
$18.31
September 2018
$16.09
September 2017
$16.36
September 2016
$16.39
YoY % change
-0.53%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-3.13%
3 yr Average
$17.51
September 2020
$17.90
August 2020
$18.80
July 2020
$20.50
June 2020
$18.10
May 2020
$13.60
August 2019
$19.30
September 2018
$16.70
September 2017
$17.80
September 2016
$17.30
YoY % change
3.31%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
5.82%
3 yr Average
$16.15
September 2020
$18.44
August 2020
$19.78
July 2020
$16.56
June 2020
$11.42
May 2020
$12.95
August 2019
$17.85
September 2018
$14.85
September 2017
$16.71
September 2016
$16.56
YoY % change
-22.27%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-2.49%
3 yr Average
$15.41
September 2020
$13.16
August 2020
$13.27
July 2020
$13.79
June 2020
$12.99
May 2020
$12.30
August 2019
$17.60
September 2018
$15.13
September 2017
$16.80
September 2016
$14.66
YoY % change
-22.02%
1 year rolling as % of 3 year average
-3.04%
3 yr Average
$14.73
September 2020
$12.75
August 2020
$12.53
July 2020
$13.76
June 2020
$12.90
May 2020
$10.67
August 2019
$16.74
September 2018
$14.81
September 2017
$15.86
September 2016
$14.24

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.