Associated Press, Published July 27 2012
ND milk production in second quarter down from 2011FARGO — Milk production in North Dakota during April, May and June totaled 86 million pounds, down 2 percent from the second quarter of 2011.
The Agriculture Department says the average number of milk cows during the three months was 18,000. That was unchanged from the first quarter of this year but down 1,000 head over the year.
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