This week in DairyBusiness Update: March 4, 2013


This week in DairyBusiness Update:

1) MILC: With January’s feed adjuster cost adjuster, the Milk Income Loss Contract program payment will be 11.8¢/cwt.

2) Contesting science: Yakima Valley dairies face water lawsuit, but EPA study is questioned

3) Trends: Federal order Class III price down fourth straight month; monthly COP, milk-feed price ratios point to winter doldrums

4) Numbers: U.S. average cull cow prices are highest since last July

5) Washington: Sequestration ready to kick in (at least temporarily)


Dave Natzke

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