NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Jun 28, 2013 04:48 PM CDT
Milk

The all-milk price for June remained unchanged from May at $19.70, according the USDA's Agricultural Prices report released Thursday. Alfalfa hay price slipped $1.00 per ton to a current average price of $220. The all-hay price declined $4.00 per ton to $199. Even though hay has been harvested with supply a bit looser, it has had limited effect on overall prices. Hay price is expected to remain high throughout this year. The June milk/feed ratio was unchanged from May at $1.53. This is up 15 points from last year, but certainly nothing to get too excited over. The decline ...

Quick View
  • Enlist Cotton Approved USDA has made its final decision to deregulate Dow AgroScience's Enlist cotton trait, which means...
  • Mountain Top Prices North Carolina's mountain cattle producers have always been an independent bunch. But a new allia...
  • Ask The Mechanic Ask the Mechanic answers the question about how VW and German engineering was able to get by with...
  • Senior Partners - 4 Except for family sales, seller financing virtually vanished after the farm crisis of the 1980s w...
  • PNW Ag Hit by Historic Drought In addition to problems with the Northwestern wheat crop, cattle are also being adversely affecte...
  • RFS Deadline Nears With the deadline to file comments on the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volumes to strike at m...
  • Saving Our Forgotten Harvest About 40% of America's food goes uneaten each year. This nonprofit is working to remedy that prob...
  • Look Beyond Yield Soybean industry increases efforts to promote the importance of oil and protein content to farmer...
  • Ask the Vet Is this fly-control mineral block safe for my whole herd?
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