NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Apr 19, 2013 04:41 PM CDT
Milk

Spring flush is in varying stages of volume. Southern states indicate the peak is past with hot weather affecting output. Western states are increasing production while the Central and Northeastern regions of the country are somewhat stable this week. March milk production declined 0.1% compared to last year in the top 23 states. U.S. milk production declined 0.3%. Tight and expensive feed supply is having a large part in lower production. Farmers are changing rations with the intent of stretching feed supply until harvesting of forage can commence. The report has been slashed considerable with only milk production being ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Ample Stocks Ahead Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and modera...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. I...
  • Training for Sustainability The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping producers who migrated to the United States fol...
  • Ask the Vet What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?
Related News Stories
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments