14 Nov, 2019

CME To Launch Block Cheese Futures and Options

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Each contract will represent the equivalent of 20,000 lb of block cheddar cheese.

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14 Nov, 2019

CWT Dairy Export Sales Top 100 Million Pounds in 2019

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

The milk equivalent of these sales is just shy of 900 million pounds on a milk-fat basis.

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13 Nov, 2019

Dairy Farmers of America Wants to Buy Dean Foods But Others May Too

News | By: Bloomberg News

Dairy Farmers of America Inc, the biggest U.S. dairy cooperative, is in advanced talks to acquire U.S. milk processor Dean Foods Co. But other would-be buyers could emerge.

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12 Nov, 2019

2020 Milk Prices: Obstacles and Opportunities

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Some analysts say they could reach 2014 levels in the next year.

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12 Nov, 2019

NTSB Isn’t Sure What Caused John Pagel’s Plane Crash

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The plane had reached an altitude of 18,300 feet when the pilot radioed he was losing control.

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12 Nov, 2019

2025: How Dairy Farms Will Need to Adapt to Survive

Business | By: Portia Stewart

Dairies will change more in the next five years than they have in the previous 1,000 years. 

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12 Nov, 2019

Dean Foods Files for Bankruptcy, Hopes To Sell to DFA

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dean Foods said it has nearly $850 million secured in debtor-in-possession financing to continue regular operations until the deal is finished.

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11 Nov, 2019

Milk Markets Move Higher to Kick Off the Week

Markets | By: Know Your Market

November jumped 16 cents to $20.18 per cwt and December was up 7 cents.

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11 Nov, 2019

Are High Milk Prices Sustainable?

Markets | By: Zachary Bowers

The old adage goes, “low prices cure low prices,” and I think that’s exactly what we’ve seen play out in 2019.

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