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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Feb 7, 2014 04:21 PM CST
Milk

Milk production has not changed much this week with lingering winter weather issues from the Midwest to the East Coast. Milder weather is expected soon according to weather forecasts, but that remains to be seen. Bottlers in some areas of the country continue to catch up on supplies due to the run on stores prior to the winter snowstorm this week. Farm milk volumes have increase in the West and South resulting in greater availability of supply to both bottlers and manufacturers. The farm bill was officially signed into law Friday, ending a long battle over numerous issues.

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