Milk Check Outlook is published 20 times a year—on the 10th and 25th of nearly every month. Hoard’s Dairyman works with industry experts from across the country to provide their perspective on everything from milk prices, the future of the dairy economy, and how to be a profitable producer. These columns are found in each Hoard’s Dairyman magazine and are also distributed by email. To receive these columns, please subscribe to the magazine or sign up to receive our weekly e-newsletter.

Nov. 8 2018
As the U.S. dairy sector completes the fourth consecutive year of low or negative farm income, dairy farm numbers are witness to the dire effects of the harsh economic conditions
Oct. 23 2018
Milk prices have remained in a fairly narrow range thus far in 2018, with the monthly low of $15.30 per hundredweight (cwt.) registered in February and the high of $16.30 per cwt. posted in June
Oct. 10 2018
For years, dairy producers have been battered and tossed about like a dinghy on a stormy sea. Milk prices have been barely adequate to keep them afloat. Some have even sunk