Farm Statistics

Farm Statistics

  • Dairy Farms

    Dairy Farms

    Source: Wisconsin Agricultural Statistics Service (WASS), September 1, 2017

    Number of Licensed Dairy Herds in Wisconsin

    8,970 herds

     

     
  • Dairy Cows

    Dairy Cows

    Source: Wisconsin Agricultural Statistics Service (WASS), August 2017

    Number of Dairy Cows in Wisconsin

    1,278,000 dairy cows

     

    Average Number of Cows Per Dairy Farm

    142 dairy cows

     

     
  • Milk Production

    Milk Production

    Source: Wisconsin Agricultural Statistics Service (WASS), August 2017

    Total Monthly Milk Production in Wisconsin

    2.6 billion pounds

     

    Monthly Milk Production Per Cow

    2,025 pounds of milk

    235 gallons of milk

     

    Daily Milk Production Per Cow

    65 pounds of milk

    8 gallons of milk