Cash cheese, cash butter and cash skim milk powder trade five days a week at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Settling prices are typically posted by noon.
USDA releases the National Dairy Products Sales Report -- the weekly average prices for block cheese, barrel cheese, butter, skim milk powder and whey -- every Wednesday.
USDA also announces minimum milk prices each month. Use the links below for the most recent price announcements and the dates of future announcements.
Class I Advanced Prices & Pricing Factor