Dairy Farming Industry and Market News

23 Aug, 2018

Cheese and Whey Give Markets A Jumpstart

Markets | By: Know Your Market

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22 Aug, 2018

USDA’s Cold Storage Report Drops The Markets

Markets | By: Know Your Market

USDA’s monthly cold storage report was released Wednesday afternoon. 

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21 Aug, 2018

Markets Lose Their Ground

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Event 218 of the Global Dairy Trade took place on Tuesday with the overall index dropping 3.6% to an average product price of $1.33 per lb. 

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20 Aug, 2018

USDA Lowers U.S. Cow Herd, Largest Reduction Since 2015

Markets | By: Know Your Market

For the third time this year, the USDA lowered its estimation of the U.S. cow herd. It now stands at 9.396 million head. 

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17 Aug, 2018

Dairy Markets Move Slightly Higher This Week

Markets | By: Know Your Market

For the week, barrels were the big winner on the product side.

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16 Aug, 2018

Chinese Trade News Enough To Rally Grains

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Grain markets caught some excitement Wednesday when China announced that they were sending a delegation to Washington later this month.

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16 Aug, 2018

Who You Ship Your Milk To Matters More Than You Think

Risk Management | By: Dairy Talk

Whether processors and co-ops here in the Midwest can pay more—or less--largely depends on their product mix.

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15 Aug, 2018

Grain Markets Move Lower, Dairy Products Remain Steady

Markets | By: Know Your Market

CME spot product markets on Wednesday closed with little change outside of the butter market. Butter fell 3 ¾ cents to $2. 35 per pound despite no trades.

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14 Aug, 2018

Barrel Cheddar Leads For The First Time Since 2017

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Barrel cheddar has now taken its turn leading the cheese complex higher in the CME spot session.

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14 Aug, 2018

Bye, Bye rBST

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

Consumer perception spelled the end for rBST, despite its benefits as a method to enable sustainable milk production. 

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