Marketing Operations of Dairy Cooperatives-Historical Summaries

This series summarizes information on marketing operations of dairy cooperatives previously published in Research Report Nos. 38, 40, 88, 133, 173, 201, 218 and 230. These reports contain the findings of Cooperative Programs surveys of dairy cooperative milk-marketing activities for fiscal years in, or ending in, 1973, 1980, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007 and 2012, and include available data for 1957 and 1964. Data for 1936 are gleaned from Cooperative Marketing of Dairy Products, Farm Credit Administration, Cooperative Research and Service Division, Circular No. C-116, June 1939. Minor revisions have been made to some previously reported numbers to ensure the consistency of the data series over time. Blanks in the tables mean data are not available for the particular entries.