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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Jan 17, 2014 03:59 PM CST
Milk

Last week, milk production in the South, Southwest and West was increasing while the rest of the country showed little growth and in some cases reduction in production. That is now behind, and all areas of the country show milk production improving with better weather. Manufacturers are unable to get much extra milk due to strong bottling demand, but in many cases many would not want extra supply at this time. There is real concern over increasing supply at the plant level due to high cheese prices. They are unwilling to be caught with high priced product if and ...

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