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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Jun 19, 2013 04:37 PM CDT
Milk

Milk production in the top 23 states increased 0.9% for the month of May compared to the previous year. Production in the United States was up 0.8%. The states that experienced declines were: Utah, down 2.4%; Missouri, down 2.3%; Arizona, down 1.9%; New Mexico, down 1.1%; Texas, down 0.8%; California, down 0.5%; and Oregon, down 0.4%. The greatest production gain was seen in Kansas with milk production increasing 8.1%, followed by Illinois, up 5.2%. Vermont increased 3.6% with the rest of the states gaining less than 3.0% from a year ago. There have now been two consecutive months of ...

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