By Paul Schmitt
Milk prices that once hit record-high levels back in 2014 have stayed lower this winter, but dairy farmers are optimistic that milk prices will bounce back in 2017. Rich Olson of Olson ARE Farms in southern Door County says signs indicate that milk prices will make a come back by this summer.
Record high Milk prices that exceeded $24 per 100 lbs. — roughly 10 gallons — at times in 2014 have dropped into the $15 range in the past two years, according to Agweb.com.