By Jerry Dryer

  • Market Watch Diary: A Tough Year to Come

    1/28/2015 11:11:00 AM
    A reduction in the milk supply in the U.S., Europe and Oceania during 2013 pointed toward higher milk prices during 2014. Robust demand worldwide—particularly from China—added fuel to the fire.
  • Market Watch Diary: A Tough Year to Come 1/7/2015 2:11:00 AM
    Dairy product prices started tumbling lower during the fourth quarter of 2014. Unfortunately, this is a trend I see continueing through at least the first half of 2015.
  • Market Watch Diary: Happy Per Capita! 12/1/2014 8:49:00 AM
    Every man, woman and child in this country eats on average an ounce of ice cream a day. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg, according to new per capita consumption data from USDA.
  • Market Watch Diary: Ready for Lower Milk Prices? 10/29/2014 3:40:00 PM
    Just as producers get accustomed to operating in the black, lower milk price are in the cards.
  • Putin Plugs the Dairy Pipeline 10/8/2014 2:18:00 AM
    Russian leader Vladimir Putin dealt a nasty blow to the European and U.S. dairy industry in August.
  • 2015: Class III will be below $16 9/9/2014 9:53:00 PM
    After averaging more than $21 during 2014, the Class III milk price is headed south and Class IV is poised to do the same.