Dairy Farming Industry and Market News

21 Aug, 2019

Milk Futures Continue To Soften

 | By: Know Your Market

Class III and Class IV prices fell on Wednesday. 

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20 Aug, 2019

Cheddar Trumped By A Softer Market

Markets | By: Know Your Market

After the July production was released on Monday which showed cow numbers down an additional 9,000 head, Class III milk prices experienced weakness on Tuesday despite support in cheddar prices in the Global Dairy Trade Event 242.

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19 Aug, 2019

Cheddar Block Prices Highest In Nearly Three Years

Markets | By: Know Your Market

With a 2 3/4-cent raise on Monday, Cheddar blocks reach the highest level since November 2016. However, Class III prices remain stuck in lackluster trading.

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15 Aug, 2019

Milk Prices Fall Slightly Thursday

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Class III milk fell 3-6 cents September through December 2019 and closed at an average of $17.47 per cwt.

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14 Aug, 2019

Dairy A Bright Spot Amid Gloomy Markets

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Grains and the Dow fell again, though dairy was a bright spot with both volume trading in the CME spot market and price gains pushing Class III milk higher. 

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13 Aug, 2019

Dairy Markets Continue Quiet Trade

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The second half average for Class III milk fell to $17.50 per cwt.

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12 Aug, 2019

USDA Reports Crash Grain Markets

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The big moves in the market to kick off this week centered around Monday’s Supply and Demand Report released by the USDA.

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12 Aug, 2019

Is This The Best Milk Price We Will Get?

Markets | By: Robin Schmahl

It seemed as if milk prices were going to continue to increase as the year progressed, but that may be difficult to achieve in the current market environment. 

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09 Aug, 2019

Why Am I Recycling?

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

I separate out the recyclable items from the rest of the trash. But why is it not having an effect on climate change?

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08 Aug, 2019

Dairy Markets Remain Steady While Grains Move Higher

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Grains and feed showed some strength on Thursday ahead of Monday’s USDA supply and demand report.

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