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June 2022 Mailbox Milk Prices

August 2022 Mailbox Prices

Released by USDA on November 23, 2022: The August 2022 mailbox prices for selected reporting areas in federal milk orders averaged $23.54. That price was down $1.26 from the July average and $6.66 higher than a year ago.

Mailbox prices reflect the actual price dairy operators receive for their milk, hence the name mailbox price. Typically, they are released about 3-1/2 months following the month for which the prices apply. Mailbox prices are reported at average fat tests and reflect all premiums, as well as marketing costs, including hauling.


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