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From the parlor pit 6-1











I can not believe it Here is the results of the latest fonterra auction.


 Trading Event 45 was held on Wednesday 1 June 2011 
 Summary of Results
Number of Qualified Bidders338
Number of Participating Bidders146
Number of Winning Bidders80
Number of Bidding Rounds12
Duration of Trading Event (hours:mins)4:01
Minimum Supply (Total MT)17,188
Maximum Supply (Total MT)18,038
Quantity Sold (Winning MT)18,014
Average Winning Price (USD/MT, FAS)$4,306
Change in GDT-TWI™ Price Index from Previous Event4.5%
GDT Trade Weighted Index Changes


 Price Changes from Previous Event
Changes in Price IndicesContract 1
Contract 2
Contract 3
All Contracts
Anhydrous Milk Fat (AMF)8.6%4.1%6.1%6.2%
Butter Milk Powder (BMP)n.a.n.a.n.a.n.a.
Milk Protein Concentrate (MPC70)n.a.n.a.n.a.n.a.
Rennet Casein (RenCas)n.a.n.a.n.a.n.a.
Skim Milk Powder (SMP)10.8%17.5%9.7%12.9%
Whole Milk Powder (WMP)-5.7%-4.0%-0.4%-3.0%
All Products (Trade-Weighted)2.8%5.4%4.4%4.5%













MORe thoughts late. Gotta go back to putting up hay, rip[ping up some hay ground, spraying corn. Man there ain't enough hours in the day!  Oh yea gotta milk the cows to!

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Re: From the parlor pit 6-1

That SMP price is really scarry. That translates into big demand for our NFDM. if this keeps up milk is gonna really take off. I have been thinking this thing has lots of up but we will see.

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