Jerry DryerContributer



Articles By Jerry Dryer

Nov 25, 2015

Tools of the Trade: Manage Financial Risks

One of the oldest tools is still one of the most important. It is a long-range forecast.

Oct 28, 2015

Total Dairy Sales Flatline

When all was said and done, milk and dairy product sales during first half of 2015 were virtually unchanged from one year earlier. In other words, flat.

Sep 30, 2015

Market Watch Diary: Domestic Sales Support Milk Price

Dairy product sales continue their historical growth pattern in the U.S., which is good news for milk prices.

Sep 09, 2015

Market Watch Diary: Lower Milk Prices are Here to Stay

At least until the middle of next year.

Jun 05, 2015

Market Watch: Wholly Cow!

Dairy nutritionists are feeding sugars as a “quick energy” source for rumen microbes.

May 06, 2015

Market Watch: Put it in Perspective

Dairy exports aren't as bad as the media is making it sound.

Apr 01, 2015

Market Watch Diary: Milk Price: Downside, Upside

There is upside potential in second and third quarters—unless my forecast is right and others are wrong.

Feb 25, 2015

Market Watch Diary: It’s Time to Get Out of the Milk Business

Don’t stop milking your cows. Simply stop calling it milk.

Jan 28, 2015

Market Watch Diary: Give Thanks Where It's Due

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.