Calif. Sept. Class I Up 11 CentsPrint
The California Department of Food and Agriculture announced its September Class I milk prices this morning at $25.39 per hundredweight for the north and $25.66 per hundredweight for the south. Both are up 11 cents from August and $5.11and $5.10 respectively above September 2013.
The north Class I average now stands at $24.78 for the year, up from $19.91 at this time a year ago and $17.99 in 2012. The southern average, at $25.05, is up from $20.18 a year ago and $18.26 in 2012. The Federal order Class I base price is announced by USDA on August 20.