NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed May 21, 2014 04:47 PM CDT
Milk

Global Dairy Trade auction prices were mixed, but the weighted average price was down 1.8% at the auction Tuesday. This is the seventh consecutive event posting a decline. Whole milk powder price declined 1.1% to $3,877mt or $1.76 per pound; skim milk powder declined 3.5% to $3.733 or $1.69 per pound; anhydrous milk fat gained 1.9% to $4,255mt or $1.93 per pound; butter declined 3.8% to $3,667mt or $1.66 per pound; cheddar cheese price declined 2.1% to $4,108mt or $1.86; buttermilk powder declined 1.9% to $3950mt or $1.79; Rennet casein increased 4.6% to $11,861mt or $5.38 per pound. Manufacturing ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
USDA Extends Dairy Program Deadlines
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
Dairy Files for Bankruptcy