South Dakota milk production up .6 percent - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

South Dakota milk production up .6 percent

Posted: Updated:
Photo Credit: MGN Online/MidwestAGnet.com Photo Credit: MGN Online/MidwestAGnet.com

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Milk production in South Dakota during January, February and March was up 0.6 percent from the first quarter of 2012.

The Agriculture Department says production during the first quarter of 2013 in the state totaled 495 million pounds.

The department did not release information on the number of cows or milk per cow because of automatic spending cuts that went into effect when Congress and President Barack Obama couldn't agree on a budget deal.










(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.