Forecast change is based on lower projected production, higher product prices
Class IV is still trending higher than Class III.
The FDA comment period closes at midnight tonight.
The actual prices range from $14.53 in Los Angeles to $14.03/cwt in Tulare.
Workers would be able to apply for "blue card" after working 100 days and eventually achieve permanent residence.
The panic selling may be related to a petition drive launched in November to end the 49-year-old quota program.
The new USMCA, plus resolving issues with China, will bring greater opportunities for dairy producers, President Trump says.
Sixty-one percent of those surveyed say FDA needs to enforce existing standards of identity.
Employers unable to validate employment status of potential workers.
The dairy was sued in 2017 by a citizen’s group and the Center for Food Safety for environmental violations.