Fairway Dairy and Ingredients
Dairy Markets


Special Market Reports
Cheese and butter commodities are traded daily and prices indicated below are "End-of-Day" quotes from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. All other prices are average prices (per pound) over a weekly basis.

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Due to the current government shutdown, market prices from the USDA are not available. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Commodity Type Current Price Last Week's
Average Price
Dairy Price Graphs
CheeseBlock$1.5175 PDF
CheeseBarrel$1.4800$1.4025 PDF
ButterGrade AA$2.1000$2.0955 PDF
Nonfat Dry MilkExtra Grade$0.7050$0.7255n/a

Daily Price Reports: Cheese, Butter, Nonfat Dry Milk
Closings and Weekly Averages Report

Commodity Type This Week's Average Price Dairy Price Graphs
Nonfat Dry MilkCentral and East (Low/Medium Heat)0.72500PDF
Nonfat Dry MilkCentral and East (High Heat)0.89500n/a
Nonfat Dry MilkWest (Low/Medium Heat)0.72500Chart    PDF
Nonfat Dry MilkWest (High Heat)0.90750n/a
Nonfat Dry MilkCalifornia Weighted Average0.71860n/a
Buttermilk PowderCentral and East0.73000n/a
Buttermilk PowderWest0.71500PDF
Whey PowderCentral0.24000PDF
Whey PowderWest0.24000Chart    PDF
Whey PowderNortheast0.28000PDF
Animal Feed WheyCentral (Milk Replacer)0.19000n/a
LactoseCentral and West0.21750PDF
Whey Protein ConcentrateCentral and West0.72500PDF
Whole MilkNational1.45000n/a

Prices courtesy of the US Department of Agriculture.
Graphs courtesy of Penn State University and the USDA.