Average prices for the week ending Jan. 11, compared to the previous week:

  • USDA Grade AA Butter: $1.58/lb., up 0.7¢. 
  • Cheddar 40-lb. block: $2.01/lb., up 5.1¢.  
  • Cheddar 500-lb. barrels: $1.95/lb., down 1.8¢. 
  • Dry whey (Extra Grade): 59.3¢/lb., down 0.5¢. 
  • Nonfat Dry Milk: $2.02/lb., up 1.1¢.