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Feb 2015 Milk Prices Class I: 16.24 Class II: 14.48 Class III: 15.46 Class IV: 13.82 Calif 4a: 13.46 Calif 4b: 13.78 Mar 26, 2015 CME Spot Prices Butter Grade AA Settled/lb: 1.7000 Change: 1.5000             Block Cheese Settled/lb: 1.5325 Change: 0.2500             Barrel Cheese Settled/lb: 1.5200 Change: 1.0000             NFDM Grade A Settled/lb: 0.9750 Change: Unchanged             Butter Grade AA Settled/lb: 1.6850 Change: 0.5000            

Yearly averages

Year Class I Class II Class III Class IV Calif 4a Calif 4b
2015 $17.41 $15.33 $15.82 $13.53 $13.28 $13.77
2014 $22.92 $22.29 $21.99 $21.67 $21.58 $19.54
2013 $18.84 $19.42 $17.99 $19.05 $18.85 $16.42
2012 $17.46 $16.64 $17.44 $16.01 $15.63 $15.54
2011 $19.16 $19.62 $18.36 $19.05 $18.82 $16.37
2010 $15.35 $16.02 $14.41 $15.09 $14.81 $13.17
2009 $11.48 $11.26 $11.36 $10.89 $10.77 $11.05
2008 $18.00 $16.24 $17.49 $14.65 $14.49 $16.85
2007 $18.14 $18.36 $18.04 $18.36 $17.41 $17.46
2006 $11.88 $11.76 $11.89 $11.06 $10.62 $11.28
2005 $14.40 $13.48 $14.04 $12.88 $12.50 $13.70
2004 $14.98 $13.86 $15.39 $13.20 $12.84 $14.88
2003 $11.38 $10.76 $11.42 $10.00 $9.78 $11.24
2002 $10.96 $11.39 $9.53 $9.86 $9.48 $9.13
2001 $14.27 $14.53 $13.10 $13.76 $13.53 $12.61
2000 $11.55 $12.53 $9.74 $11.83    
1999     $12.43      

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