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Western hay price report
Trade slow with light demand from exporters, more interest was shown from dairies in the Columbia Basin this week and Canadian buyers.

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Lee Mielke: Cheese price direction in question
Lee Mielke: Cheese price direction in question
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
Fluid Milk and Cream — Western U.S.
As the activities of one plant ceased this week, a few more spot loads of milk are available for sales.
Trustee to take over management of troubled dairies
Trustee to take over management of troubled dairies
Greg te Velde will lose control of his three dairies, including Lost Valley Farm in Oregon, after a bankruptcy judge ruled he will appoint a trustee for the operations.
Dairy export numbers hint at tariff effects
Dairy export numbers hint at tariff effects
Aside from the data, USDEC says numerous exporters have talked of lost contracts, expectations of losing contracts and adjusting prices lower to hold onto market share.
Mielke: Cheese output flat as prices sputter
Mielke: Cheese output flat as prices sputter
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
Tariffs will cost U.S. dairy farmers $1.5B this year
Tariffs will cost U.S. dairy farmers $1.5B this year
A study by Informa Economics found retaliatory tariffs by China and Mexico will reduce U.S. dairy farmer revenue by $1.5 billion in 2018 and $3 billion in 2019 if they remain in place.
Fluid Milk and Cream - Western U.S.
Pacific Northwest milk production has slowed, but remains strong as temperatures move into ranges that provide better cow comfort.
Lee Mielke: Cheese prices get a bump
Lee Mielke: Cheese prices get a bump
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.

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