CME milk futures up, cash dairy mixed Thursday
Milk futures were up and cash dairy prices were mixed Thursday on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
December Class III milk was up $0.37 at $20.20. January was up $0.61 at $20.03. February was up $0.46 at $19.89. March was up $0.28 at $19.93. April through October contracts ranged from one cent higher in September and October to fifteen cents higher in May.
Dry whey remains unchanged at $0.45. No sales were recorded.
Cheese blocks were up $0.350 at $2.10. Five sales were recorded from $2.07 to $2.1025.
Cheese Barrels were up $0.08 at $1.8975. Seven sales were recorded from $1.89 to $1.8975.
Butter was down $0.0450 closing at $2.88. Two sales were recorded at $2.89 and $2.90.
Nonfat dry milk was down $0.0125 at $1.3475. Four sales were recorded from $1.3475 to $1.3525.