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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Mar 22, 2013 04:17 PM CDT
Milk

Milk production is increasing on a seasonal basis with spring flush evident. Bottling demand varies depending on school spring breaks. There is little incentive for consumers to make a run on retail outlets to stock up on milk now that winter snow storms are virtually a thing of the past for this year. Excess milk is moving around to find a manufacturing home in some areas due to strong milk receipts. More manufacturers are willing to take on extra milk due to improving cheese prices. Milk production in the western region of the country is lower as profitability is ...

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