Dairy producers have grown accustomed to downturns in the marketplace. This time feels worse than others.
The real rewards of the export market will come when U.S. processors start to meet the nuanced needs of specific customers.
Class III markets over the remaining months of 2018 finished unchanged in their average at $14.98, though that was considerably better than where the market was earlier in the session.
It's official. U.S. tariffs are now in force.
A day before tariffs are scheduled to go into play between the United States and China, commodity markets traded in a volatile manner.
While cheese and whey continued their march to higher ground, Class III markets would have nothing to do with it.
If the past is prologue to future events, we may see a rebound in cheese prices in the near future.