The National Dairy Products Sales Report for the week ending June 15 has cheddar cheese blocks averaging $1.76 per pound down 2.2 cents from the previous week. Barrels averaged $1.77 per pound up 0.9 cents. Butter increased 1.9 cents to $1.57, whey increased 0.6 cents to 57.4 cents per pound and nonfat dry milk slipped 0.2 cents to average $1.68 per pound.
The Base Class I price for July milk is $18.91, down 2 cents from June. The base skim milk price for Class I is $13.50 up 41 cents from the previous month and the highest price since last December.