USDA Releases February Milk Production Figures

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Milk production in Iowa during February 2014 totaled 354 million pounds, down 3 percent from February 2013,
according to the USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service – Milk Production report. The average number of
milk cows during February, at 205,000 head, was 3,000 fewer than last year , but the same as last month.
Production per cow averaged 1,725 pounds, 25 pounds lower than in February 2013.

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