LIVESTOCK MARKETS: Rise in milk production casts shadow on outlook

USDA says several factors indicate that milk prices may fall.

Dairy market developments during the first part of April brought slight improvements in the outlook for milk prices, but indications that milk production will be coming off its nearly flat growth pattern of the past several months may well cast a shadow over the future outlook, according to the latest “Dairy Market Report” published by the Dairy Marketing Institute and the National Milk Producers Federation.

“Restrained U.S. milk production growth has helped maintain a tighter supp

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