NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Mon Feb 10, 2014 04:28 PM CST
Milk

USDA now estimates milk production this year to increase another 100 million pounds to now 205.7 billion pounds which would be an increase of 4.5 billion pounds from last year. This is substantial and will need strong demand to keep milk prices high. USDA raised their projection of the All-milk price 20 cents to now average $21.20 per cwt. They raised Class III milk price 45 cents to an average of $18.70. However, Class IV price was reduced 5 cents from last month's projection to an average of $20.20. If these projections are realized, it would be new record ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
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