NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Tue Apr 23, 2013 03:56 PM CDT
Milk

There has not been a fundamental change in dairy, but more likely a change in perception. Prices rose on the perception of tightening cheese and butter supply due to improving export demand and increasing world prices. Buyers were looking for product to build supply as a hedge against tighter supply later this year. Dairy products coming from New Zealand were causing concern as their drought continued. That perception is now being tempered a bit. Cash prices may be higher than necessary for this time of year. Compared to world prices, they are not too high, but compared to current ...

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