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What a Difference a Year Makes in the Dairy Industry


  • Herbst, Brian K.
  • Richardson, James W.
  • Outlaw, Joe L.
  • Anderson, David P.


The projections for feed and milk prices have changed over the last year. This study looks at how the changes affect the dairy industry. The high feed prices have been trumped by higher milk prices and the economic viability of the dairy industry has improved across the board.

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  • Herbst, Brian K. & Richardson, James W. & Outlaw, Joe L. & Anderson, David P., 2008. "What a Difference a Year Makes in the Dairy Industry," 2008 Annual Meeting, February 2-6, 2008, Dallas, Texas 6803, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:saeaed:6803

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