Retail milk prices improved by a little more than half a cent per fortified gallon in November, increasing to $3.327 per gallon. Milk increased for the second month in a row and remains above the 27-month average by 7 cents. Milk prices are at the highest of the year, but 44.6 cents below the 27-month high.
Butter fell by more than 27 cents to $3.361 per stick. Butter reached a 27-month high in October but remains above the 27-month average. November’s lower butter prices end seven months of gains.
|Retail Dairy Prices Board |
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| Milk: Fresh, Whole||3.303||3.278||3.321||3.327||0.006||Report|
| Butter: Salted, Grade AA||3.242||3.573||3.634||3.361||-0.273||Report|
| Cheese: American||3.811||3.864||4.004||3.836||-0.168||Report|
| Cheese: Cheddar, Natural||4.650||4.726||4.651||5.005||0.354||Report|
| Ice Cream: Pre-packaged||4.421||4.325||4.602||4.490||-0.112||Report|