Farm Statistics

 

Farm Statistics

  • Dairy Farms

    Dairy Farms

    Source: Wisconsin Agricultural Statistics Service (WASS), July 1, 2018

    Number of Licensed Dairy Herds in Wisconsin

    8,463 herds

     

     
  • Dairy Cows

    Dairy Cows

    Source: Wisconsin Agricultural Statistics Service (WASS), May 2018

    Number of Dairy Cows in Wisconsin

    1,274,000 dairy cows

     

    Average Number of Cows Per Dairy Farm

    151 dairy cows

     

     
  • Milk Production

    Milk Production

    Source: Wisconsin Agricultural Statistics Service (WASS), May 2018

    Total Monthly Milk Production in Wisconsin

    2.65 billion pounds

     

    Monthly Milk Production Per Cow

    2,080 pounds of milk

    242 gallons of milk

     

    Daily Milk Production Per Cow

    67 pounds of milk

    7.8 gallons of milk