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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Feb 6, 2014 04:12 PM CST
Milk

Milk production is following the pattern seen for some weeks now as weather hampers the usual increase in milk production during this time of year. A jump in overall production is expected once weather tempers and warmer weather patterns unfold. Extra milk continues to command a premium despite the desire of some manufacturers to sell milk and limit cheese production and keep from building plant inventories. Central milk premiums run as much as $2.25 over class. Ice cream demand has been somewhat flat to lower in areas of the country where cold weather has been dominated. January Federal Order ...

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