NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Oct 10, 2013 04:14 PM CDT
Milk

Higher cheese prices resulted in a surge in trading interest in 2013 contracts. However, futures prices did not move much as a result. Despite the lack of news in the industry, traders were active. Futures markets rely on volatility to bring traders into the market as well as getting them to exit the market. This creates opportunities. The lack of news many times minimizes market movement. Food safety is becoming of greater concern as the government shutdown continues. All inspections of domestic food except meat and poultry have ceased. This puts food at risk as movement and production of ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is...
  • Profit Makeover When Curtis Schallert's 40-year-old stands of Kentucky-31 fescue petered out a few years ago, the...
  • UAVs Taking Flight in Ag The FAA this month began accelerating its exemption approvals for companies testing the skies wit...
  • Iowa's Field of Dreams Current Iowa land values are running about 16% below peak 2013 levels. That's according to a real...
  • $3 Corn Subdues Bids March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 1 Two years after the ammonium nitrate explosion at West Fertilizer Co. in West, Texas, state offic...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 2 While federal and state governments did not mandate more regulations when it comes to storing fer...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my cow has anaplaz, which I've never heard of before. What is it?
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 Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Midday Dairy Comments