Dairy Information: Markets and Management

The Market & Management Update is a cooperative effort between Farmshine Newspaper, the Center for Dairy Excellence, the USDA Risk Management Agency, and the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. The update is authored by Alan Zepp, the center’s risk management program manager, and provides futures and options market data on a weekly basis from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), as well as other market indicators important to your dairy business. Below are recent issues.

March 17, 2017: Markets and Management

Fluid Sales: As we move into “spring flush” in the Northeast, there will be times when the farms in this region will produce more milk than the system can hold or process. The milk tank representing the processing capacity in the Northeast will probably run over. This is just as nerve-wracking to processors and cooperatives as it is to Joe Dairyman on those days when he forgets to close the milk tank valve and loses milk.  CLICK HERE FOR THIS WEEK’S REPORT

RECENT MARKETS AND MANAGEMENT UPDATES

March 17, 2017: Markets and Management

March 10, 2017: Markets and Management

March 3, 2017: Markets and Management

February 24, 2017: Markets and Management

February 17, 2017: Markets and Management

February 3, 2017: Markets and Management