Front Page - July 14, 2017• Volume 142, No. 4
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USDA Lowers Milk Production Forecasts; Price Forecasts Mixed
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA), in its monthly supply-demand estimates released Wednesday, lowered its 2017 and 2018 milk production forecasts while making both downward and upward adjustments to its dairy product and milk price forecasts......

HP Hood To Purchase Former Muller Quaker Dairy Plant In Batavia, NY, From DFA; Plans To Invest Over $200 Million

The former Muller Quaker Dairy plant in Batavia, NY, has been sold by Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) to HP Hood LLC, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Tuesday.. .....


Dairy CPI Fell 0.8% In June To Lowest Level Since July 2016; Retail Cheddar Prices Rise, Whole Milk Prices Fall

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for dairy and related products was 215.192 in June (1982-84=100), down 0.8 percent from May but 0.2 percent higher than in June 2016, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today. ...

GDT Seeks Feedback On Proposed Changes To Rules On Multi-Seller Pools, Other Issues
Global Dairy Trade (GDT) this week invited feedback on three proposed changes to the GDT dairy commodity auction rules which are intended to enhance transparency and expand GDT’s scope to more markets. .....



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More in this week's Cheese Reporter

  • From Our Archives • Coming Events • NASS Dairy Prices • Futures Report Activity
  • Dairy Product Markets - Wholesale Cheese & Butter Prices • Cold Storage Reports
  • Whey Markets • Cheese Prices: Cheese Markets



Nelson-Jameson Releases 70th Anniversary Edition Of Its Buyer’s Guide

WeighPack Offers Comprehensive Cheese Weighing Solution: PrimoCombi 0.5L

G-M-I’s New Strainer Barrier Gasket Accepted For Use In USDA Inspected Plants

GEA Teams Up With GE To Develop ‘GE Blister Free’ RO Membranes For Dairy Industry

Technopak Opens USA Division To Service, Maintain Dairy Powder Packaging Machines

Powder-Solutions Inc. Offers MAGNATTACK’s RapidClean Swing-Away Magnet Grate

With Rheolution’s CoaguSens, Cheese Makers Can Determine Best Curd Cutting Firmness

RELCO Set To Rollout Upgrades To Stoelting Cheese Equipment As Part Of Rebranding Effort





New Books

New Products

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