CME milk and cash dairy prices down Thursday
Milk futures and cash dairy prices were mostly down on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Thursday.
July Class III milk was down $0.01 at $22.54. August closed down $0.33 to $20.36. September closed down $0.34 at $20.17. October was down $0.25 to $20.66. November through June contracts ranged from up a penny in March to twenty-four cents lower in November.
Dry whey was down $0.0225 at $0.4550. Six sales were recorded between $0.4550 and $0.4775.
After three days without movement, cheese blocks fell $0.0650 to $1.91. There were three sales recorded between $1.91 and $1.97.
Cheese Barrels were down $0.09 at $1.96. Two sales were recorded at $1.96 and $2.0550.
Butter went up $0.01 closing at $2.9250. There were four sales ranging from $2.92 to $2.9250.
Nonfat dry milk was up $0.0275 at $1.6875. Seven sales were recorded from $1.6825 to $16875.