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02 February 2012

USDA Dairy Products Week 6USDA Dairy Products Week 6

Total cheese output (excluding cottage cheese) was 929 million pounds, 2.4 percent above December 2010 and 4.2 percent above November 2011.
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Italian type cheese production totaled 409 million pounds, 3.5 percent above December 2010 and 6.4 percent above November 2011.

American type cheese production totaled 371 million pounds, 1.2 percent above December 2010 and 5.6 percent above November 2011.

Butter production was 166 million pounds, 5.2 percent above December 2010 and 8.9 percent above November 2011.

Dry milk powders (comparisons with December 2010)
Nonfat dry milk, human - 150 million pounds, up 8.0 percent.
Skim milk powders - 36.6 million pounds, up 34.6 percent.

Whey products (comparisons with December 2010)
Dry whey, total - 83.0 million pounds, down 7.1 percent.
Lactose, human and animal - 85.7 million pounds, up 3.7 percent.
Whey protein concentrate, total - 39.6 million pounds, up 5.8 percent.

Frozen products (comparisons with December 2010)
Ice cream, regular (hard) - 50.3 million gallons, down slightly.
Ice cream, lowfat (total) - 24.5 million gallons, up 16.3 percent.
Sherbet (hard) - 2.42 million gallons, down 17.7 percent.
Frozen yogurt (total) - 3.27 million gallons, up 11.0 percent.

Published by USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

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