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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Mar 20, 2013 04:04 PM CDT
Milk

There has been little change in fundamentals of the dairy industry. Milk supply is sufficient for demand with some extra. Some disruptions in milk supply are taking place as schools and colleges recess for Spring break. This will not have much impact on overall demand and it is a usual event each year. Extra milk will be moved around to manufacturing facilities during this brief time. This milk will be handled easily with some plants willing to purchase this extra milk at a discount especially since cheese and butter prices are increasing. Milk production in the top 23 states ...

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