CDFA to delay February Class 1 price announcement

 

The California Department of Food & Agriculture announced it will delay announcing February 2013 Class 1 milk prices, pending the outcome of a public hearing on proposed temporary milk pricing formulas for all classes of milk, held Dec. 21, 2012.

CDFA said Class 1 prices will be published and posted on or before Jan. 22.

The February federal milk marketing order Class I base price is scheduled to be announced Jan. 16.