Milk prices have soared recently, putting a strain on shoppers' budgets and on businesses that rely on dairy products including pizza makers and chocolatiers like Hershey's.
In the past two months, the average retail price for a gallon of whole milk increased by 19 cents to $3.26.
But that's still well short of the June 2004 record high of $3.57 a gallon for whole milk.
Much of the blame for the higher prices has been placed on corn-based ethanol. As farmers divert more ears of corn to be...Full Story