Dairy Farming Industry and Market News

03 May, 2018

Butter Doubles Weekly Volume

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Butter markets continue an active week, with 24 loads changing hands on Thursday. But no cheese changed hands, so Class III markets dropped. 

view
03 May, 2018

You Can Help Prevent Farmer Suicides

Leadership | By: Dairy Talk

Suicide is a health issue, and as such, can be treated, prevented and corrected.

view
02 May, 2018

Butter Continues Heavy Trading

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Butter is flying off CME spot market shelves. But it hasn't helped prices, as markets dropped 1 1/4 cents on Tuesday.

view
02 May, 2018

Does Smithfield Scare You?

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

After Smithfield got socked with a lawsuit, still think it can't happen to you?

view
01 May, 2018

GDT Auction Bolsters CME Cheese Trade

Markets | By: Know Your Market

In the wake of the higher GDT cheddar price, the CME spot trade for blocks and barrels exploded.

 

view
30 Apr, 2018

Another Robust Powder Trade

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Other product and milk markets followed suit, finishing either unchanged or higher on Monday.

view
29 Apr, 2018

Milk Markets Move Higher Despite Trade Concerns

Markets | By: Know Your Market

A wild ride in the grain markets captured the attention of traders and producers on Friday.

 

view
26 Apr, 2018

Butter, Powder Prices Lead Class IV Higher

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The volley continues following the softer trade in Wednesday's CME spot dairy offering, products responded on Thursday by…

view
25 Apr, 2018

Milk Markets Take A Tumble

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Class III and Class IV markets dipped slightly on Wednesday as a result of soft product trade.

view
24 Apr, 2018

Another Day, Another Price Jump

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Class III milk prices saw another day of improvement, as the second half 2018 average hit $16.33.

view