Dairy Farming Industry and Market News

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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07 Aug, 2019

Global Price Slide Pushes Milk Futures Lower

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Tuesday's results of the Global Trade Auction showed global prices down 2.6%, which had a negative impact on Class III milk futures trading on Wednesday.

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06 Aug, 2019

Domestic Dairy Markets Move Higher As Global Auction Slides

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The Global Dairy Trade took place on Tuesday with products almost concluding a clean sweep of lower prices, meanwhile domestic dairy markets moved higher. 

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