Sizzling butter demand is supporting dairy prices


Butter demand is sizzling domestically and internationally, helping to strengthen milk prices and providing another outlet for Iowa’s dairy farmers.

What’s driving that demand? Kevin Stiles, senior vice president of business development for the Midwest Dairy Council, says it’s a combination of several factors.

"One of the many reasons that butter is on trend today is because people see that butter has a much cleaner label; it’s more of a natural food than...

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