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September 22, 2017

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Industry Snapshot
Graphic courtesy of USDA
MILKING IT — Sales of organic agricultural production continued to increase in 2016, according to data released this week by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS). California, with $2.9 billion in certified organic sales, continued to lead the nation in certified sales, accounting for 38 percent of the U.S. total. It also had the largest share of certified organic acres and farms. Three states had more than 1,000 certified farms: California (2,713), Wisconsin (1,276) and New York (1,059). Meanwhile, milk was the top organic commodity in 2016 with $1.4 billion in sales, up 18 percent from 2015, NASS says.
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September 22, 2017

Barrels: $1.6000 (+7)
Blocks: $1.6125 (+2)

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Cheese Production
U.S. Total July
1.03 bil. lbs.

Milk Production
U.S. Total August
18.050 bil. lbs.

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