NEWS
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri May 23, 2014 04:07 PM CDT
Milk

Not much has changed since last week. Milk production continues to increase in some areas of the country while others have passed the seasonal peak. Demand seems to have been steady with buyers less aggressive on the spot market until Thursday when they came to the market wanting to gain ownership of cheese. This propelled futures higher, stemming the steady downtrend of the past two weeks. Caution reigns as traders fear the price rally may not last. Much improved weather in the Upper Midwest will allow planters to roll and push hay growth. Heavy volumes of milk will move ...

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