California Class I Milk Price Down 78 CentsPrint
California’s June Class I Milk Prices Drop 78¢/$4.26 Above Year Ago
The California Department of Food and Agriculture announced its June Class I milk price today at $25.10 per hundredweight for the north and $25.37 for the south. Both are down 78 cents from May but are $4.26 and $4.25 respectively above June 2013.
The six-month average now stands at $24.53 for the north, up from $19.85 at this time a year ago, $17.83 in 2012, and $19.42 in 2011. The southern average is $24.80, up from $20.13 a year ago, $18.10 in 2012, and $19.69 in 2011. The June Federal order Class I base price will be announced by USDA on May 21.