February 28, 2019: Dairy Week in Review

US butter stocks grew by 16.6 percent during the month December to 179 million pounds, up 6.2 percent from a year ago and the largest carryout since 1993, according to the Daily Dairy Report. The USDA Cold Storage data also shows that the increase from November to December was 25.6 million pounds, the largest Nov-to-Dec expansion since 2012. US total cheese stocks ended 2018 at the largest year-ending level on record, down 0.3 percent from November and up 5 percent from December to 1.34 billion pounds. This marked the first time Nov-to-Dec stocks declined since 2015. Read More

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