Apr 2015 Milk Prices Class I: 15.50 Class II: 14.98 Class III: 15.81 Class IV: 13.51 Calif 4a: 13.36 Calif 4b: 14.22 May 28, 2015 CME Spot Prices Butter Grade AA Settled/lb: 1.9025 Change: 3.2500             Block Cheese Settled/lb: 1.6800 Change: 2.0000             Barrel Cheese Settled/lb: 1.6500 Change: 4.5000             NFDM Grade A Settled/lb: 0.8900 Change: Unchanged             Butter Grade AA Settled/lb: 1.8700 Change: Unchanged            

Today's Show


Fast Track Trade Authority Passes Senate

The U.S. Senate passed a Trade Promotion Authority bill 62-38 late Friday, but it is uncertain whether the House will follow suit. Chris Galen of the National Milk Producers Federation gave us an update on Thursday's DairyLine.

The Heifer: Is The Diet Working?

Heifer growth responses are not immediate and heifers are reared in different housing types under diverse climatic conditions getting a sense of “is this diet working” and can be challenging at best. Pat Hoffman presents a webinar on the subject sponsored by PDPW. He tells us about on

Bears Versus Bulls

Matt Gould of the Dairy & Food Market Analyst breaks down the latest dairy market activity.

Prepare For Heat Stress
Dairy Industry Supports COOL Repeal

American dairy products headed to Canada and Mexico could face stiffer tariffs – and ultimately, reach fewer foreign customers – unless Congress repeals Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) requirements for meat products that violate international trade rules. Chris Galen of the Nat

Electrolytes For Dairy Calves

Electrolytes are important for a dairy calves well-being and future. Dr. Tom Earleywine, Director of Nutritional Services for Land O' Lakes Animal Milk Products joined us on today's DairyLine to discuss.

What Do "Deflate Gate" & Dairy Marketing Have in Common?

Putting things in perspective is our topic this month as we head to the "Corner of Strategy and Discipline," with Scott Stewart, CEO of Stewart-Peterson, Inc.

Quenching Her Thirst With Water

Zinpro's Dr. Mike Socha discusses the importance of monitoring an adequate water supply for your animals.