NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed Apr 24, 2013 04:24 PM CDT
Milk

Florida continues to move milk out of the state, but not at the level of last year. There were 70 loads sent out this week compared to 200 loads a year ago. Weather has been different this year with hotter weather affecting cows more than it did last year. USDA's Dairy Market News publication indicates an increase in milk production in the Northeast region of the country. Weather is improving cow comfort, resulting in cows responding with improved milk output. Some manufacturers in the area indicate they are nearing production capacity with increasing milk receipts expected as spring continues. ...

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