At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Class III milk futures closed higher Thursday for the 3rd day in a row. December milk up six cents at $13.77. January up four to $14.19. February seven cents higher at $14.65. March up six, closing at $15.09. April through July contracts three to eight cents higher Thursday. Class IV marked had very similar results.
Barrels up $0.0175 at $1.2950. Two trades were made ranging from $1.2875 to $1.2950. Blocks were up $0.0475 at $1.3950. Butter closed down $0.001 at $2.1750. Dry whey up $0.0175 at $0.45. Nonfat dry milk $0.01 higher at $0.93.