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Dairy Prices
 Over the years some confusion surrounding the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) Dairy Products Prices (DPP) program and the use of these data in the class price formulas. Why are NASS’s DPP reports used in the Agricultural Marketing Service’s (AMS) class price formulas?  How are the NASS reports compiled?  Is there a magic formula used to generate the NASS DPP reports? What prevents manufacturing plants from misreporting or manipulating the prices?

Missouri 4-H Dairy Judging Team Excels in Scotland
The Missouri 4-H Dairy Judging Team continued their tradition of excellence by placing second in two international dairy judging contests as a part of the International Dairy Youth Tour.

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Jul 390'2 382'2 390'0 5'6
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Dairy Bill Passage 'Delights' Drennan

Missouri Dairy Association Executive Director Dave Drennan says he’s delighted by passage of Missouri’s Dairy Revitalization Act.

“Help can’t come soon enough for our dairy farmers,” Drennan told Brownfield Ag News following the bill’s passage.  “Our concern is the loss of dairy farms, the economic hit the state has suffered over a number of years, and so this is very encouraging to us to see the overwhelming bipartisan support in both the House and the Senate in the General Assembly.” Full story and audio (via Brownfield)...

2015 Missouri Dairy Profit Seminars
Sponsored by the Missouri Dairy Association and the University of Missouri

Download selected presentations from the Missouri Dairy Profit Seminars. The one-day seminar featured presentations on accellerating growth, reducing disease, equipment innovations, cow comfort, transitioning, grazing vs. confinement and more. Workshops were offered in Sedalia, Springfield, Mountain Grove, Jackson and Union. Available presentations: How to Reduce Costly Calf Hood Disease through Immune SupportAccelerated Feeding of Calves and Use of Grazing vs. Confinement for Growing Post-Weaning Heifers.
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4/1/2015 Grains Rebound Higher
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4/1/2015 Grains Higher Wednesday
4/1/2015 Improved Kanas Rain Chance Wednesday

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Rain Thursday in Midwest Areas, Delta
Bryce Anderson (Bio) – DTN Meteorologist

Strong winds and low relative humidity covered the northern and eastern Plains and western Midwest regions Wednesday, leading to a red flag warning for many areas. Scattered showers and thundershowers spread from the southeast plains to the west and north Delta and the southwest Midwest Wednesday. Dry elsewhere in the key growing areas. Temperatures ranged from the 30s F over the northern Canadian Prairies to the upper 80s over the southwest Plains and west Texas. » More DTN Weather Commentary

Posted at 12:29PM Wed Apr 1, 2015 CDT

DTN Market Matters Blog
Katie Micik Bio
Markets Editor
Monday, March 30, 2015 4:15PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Spring shipping season is near. The Upper Mississippi River opened after a vessel moved barges through Lock and Dam 2 as the lead-off act. But three of the Great Lakes remain more than 50% ice covered.

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Missouri Dairy Association
David R. Drennan - Executive Director 
1954 Sumter Ridge Court
Chesterfield, MO 63017 
Phone: (636) 519-9300 
Fax: (636) 519-1403


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