NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Tue Apr 1, 2014 04:38 PM CDT
Milk

Milk futures were strong after spot trading took place. Steady cheese prices provided the support needed to trigger buying interest. The Global Dairy Trade auction did not fare well. Prices weakened in all categories except one. Rennet Casein increased 5.5% to $11,105 mt, or $5.04 per pound. Whole milk powder price declined 8.4% to $4,033 mt, or $1.83 per pound; skim milk powder dropped 9.6% to $4,126 mt, or $1.87 per pound; anhydrous milk fat price was down 11.3% to $4,067 mt, or $1.84 per pound; cheddar cheese price declined 3.5% to $4,438 mt, or $2.01 per pound; butter ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner Researchers have developed GE wheat that yields far better under hot conditions, a wheat gene is ...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • Fines for Fringe Benefits A little-noticed rule in the Affordable Care Act could impose huge penalties on small business. I...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Beef Checkoff Effort Resumes Members of the eight organizations comprising the Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group were se...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
Dairy Suit Draws Attention
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments