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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Dec 13, 2013 04:20 PM CST
Milk

Milk production was mixed across the country this week. Most areas continue to see improved production while some areas stabilized, impacted by recent weather. Fluid milk demand was steady, but expected to slow as next week progresses. This is being looked forward to by manufacturers as it will mean more milk availability without the stiff premiums it has been carrying. Class II demand has been strong, running above expectations and seasonal trend. Strong demand keeps availability tight. Milk production growth has not been quite as good as usual for this time of year as the effects of the late-season ...

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