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A bullish USDA American cheese stocks number late Wednesday helped spur another round of buying for both Class III and Cheese futures Thursday. After opening solidly higher, prices continued to trend higher all day, but our opinion is that such a rally will be short in duration, for several reasons.
America’s farmers, ranchers and forest landowners understand the threats that a changing climate can have on their operations and on their bottom line. As the world warms, that warming triggers many other changes to the Earth’s climate, including an increase in extreme events. Over the last 50 years, much of the U.S. has seen increases in excessively high temperatures, heavy downpours, and in some regions, severe floods and droughts. These events can drastically impact the agriculture and forestry sectors.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack laid out a comprehensive approach to address the threat of climate change. Among the priorities is the installation of 500 new anaerobic digesters over the next decade.