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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Apr 17, 2013 04:13 PM CDT
Milk

Milk production continues to increase as spring moves forward. Of course, in some areas in does not yet feel like spring as rain, snow, and cold weather continues to hang on. Field work is delayed in many states, but still too early to be a significant issue. Actually, wet weather should mean a good start to the growing year. For now, delayed growth of alfalfa is not welcomed by many as feed supply dwindles. Milk production is slowing in Florida as temperatures increase and the drought lingers. There were 89 loads of milk sent out this week looking for ...

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