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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Wed May 1, 2013 04:34 PM CDT
Milk

USDA's Dairy Market News reports milk production continuing to increase in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Weather has been improving in those regions, allowing fieldwork to progress and cows to feel comfortable. Some winter rye is being harvested, adding to feed inventory and potentially boosting milk output. Florida sent more loads of milk out of the state this week. There were 130 loads sent out of the state compared to 70 loads last week and 190 loads last year. The main reason for this was not a surge in milk production, but a decline in Class I demand as ...

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