Major Movement in Butter Markets

After a monster trading day in butter on Wednesday that saw 34 loads trade hands—the highest daily volume in nearly four years—Thursday’s trade followed up with another 13 loads moving. Butter dropped ¾ of a cent to $2.65 1/2. By: KNOW YOUR MARKET


U.S. Milk Production Up 1.8% in July

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reported this afternoon that July milk production climbed 1.8%, slightly faster than the 1.6% gain reported in June. By: JIM DICKRELL