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DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Feb 27, 2014 04:30 PM CST
Milk

Milk production in the Midwest remains mostly steady as temperatures continue to be below normal. Recent weather outlooks indicated below-normal temperatures with one outlook Thursday indicating below-normal temperatures for the month of May. This certainly could curtail normal growth in milk production in some areas of the country as well as delay spring field work and forage growth. Milk production in other areas of the country continues to improve. This is welcomed by bottlers and manufacturers. The only issue is that some manufacturers continue to sell extra milk rather than produce dairy products over and above demand. Class III ...

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