Milk futures, cash dairy mixed
Milk futures on the Chicago Mercantile closed mostly lower for the week while cash trade was mixed.
February Class III milk up six cents at $17.01. March down two cents at $16.64. April 16 cents lower at $16.56. May down 17 cents at $16.71. June through September contracts eight to 14 cents lower.
Dry whey unchanged at $0.37.
Blocks down $0.0325 at $1.7675. Five sales were made ranging from $1.7575 to $1.7675.
Barrels up $0.050 at $1.59. Five trades were made ranging from $1.59 to $1.60.
Butter unchanged at $1.7750. Sixteen trades were made ranging from $1.7350 to $1.7650.
Nonfat dry milk down $0.0075 at $1.17. One trade was made at that price.