northDakota

North Dakota farms generate approximately $65 million in milk sales annually.

southDakota

In South Dakota, it takes about 48 hours for milk to travel from the farm to the store.

nebraska

Nebraska dairy farms produced approximately 135 million gallons of milk in 2013.

kansas

Kansas has 5 plants that process one or more dairy products.

oklahoma

Oklahoma farms generate approximately $171 million in milk sales annually.

minnesota

Minnesota dairy farms produced approximately 1,063 million gallons of milk in 2013.

illinois

In Illinois, the average dairy cow produces about 6 gallons of milk per day.

iowa

Iowa is the 12th largest milk-producing state in the U.S.

missouri

Missouri is home to about 1,224 licensed dairy herds.

arkansas

Arkansas is home to about 78 licensed dairy herds.