NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Mar 27, 2014 04:03 PM CDT
Milk

The pendulum is swinging back again, causing some manufacturing plants to limit supplies of cheese or dry products due to high prices. This is resulting in some decisions being made to sell some milk rather than manufacture products that would increase plant stocks. This idea was prevalent some weeks back, but then changed as cheese prices continued to increase and along with it more confidence in production and increasing supply. Milk production in California is not slowing, and it is doubtful whether the drought will affect milk output in the foreseeable future. If buyers feel confident supply will be ...

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