NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Tue Apr 29, 2014 04:35 PM CDT
Milk

Trading volume was light and spread out in Class III futures allowing for contracts to move higher. Futures are rising in the attempt to move more closely in line with a declining cash market. Discounted futures contracts make this an interesting market. Milk production is steadily rising as spring flush is in force at various levels depending on area of the country. Fluid milk demand varies across the country with some areas seeing steady demand while others indicate slowing demand. Manufacturers are looking ahead to heavier volumes becoming available. There is no anticipation of problems with milk handling as ...

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