CME cash dairy, futures mostly higher Friday

Milk futures and cash dairy prices were mostly higher Friday on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.  Dry whey was unchanged at $0.4150.  No sales were recorded.  Forty-pound cheese blocks were up $0.0425 at […]

Iowa farmer says weeds got a jump start

A central Iowa farmer says weeds got a jump start on crops this year. Corey Hillebo of Polk City tells Brownfield mild conditions in February and March resulted in an […]

Michigan farmers filling freezers

Young farmers are increasing access to local meat at some Michigan food banks. Sanilac County’s Darcy Lipskey tells Brownfield her local farm bureau often donated a county fair animal to local […]

Trade brings value to beef production

A Kentucky cattleman says he’s often asked by beef producers why the U.S. exports beef if it has to import it. Andy Bishop, chairman of the Cattlemen’s Beef Board tells […]

Cattle futures higher to finish the week

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were up, supported by cash and wholesale business.  June live cattle closed $2.02 higher at $181.05 and August lives closed $1.67 […]