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MPP Forecast: September

September 7, 2016














Early September futures for feed and milk prices indicate that MPP margins should continue rebounding from the $5.76 per hundredweight rate announced for the May-June period. The monthly MPP margin for July was $7.59 per hundredweight, and USDA’s MPP decision tool still projects just a 33% probability that the combined July-August margin will be less than $8 per hundredweight, with margins above $9 projected for this fall and into next year.  USDA’s MPP margin forecasts are updated daily here.