22 Feb, 2017

Global Dairy Trade Auction Index Grinds Lower

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The biggest mover in the markets on Tuesday was the newest results of the Global Dairy Trade.

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22 Feb, 2017

$18 Milk In 2017?

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In their most recent podcast, University of Wisconsin Madison economists Bob Cropp and Mark Stephenson discuss what farmers can expect for milk prices the remainder of the year.

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22 Feb, 2017

Trump Plans to Hire 10,000 More ICE Agents

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The Trump administration is hiring more agents to reinforce the southern border.

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21 Feb, 2017

U.S. Sets Another Milk Production Record in 2016

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Milk production per cow also sets record, now averaging 22,774 lb/cow.

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21 Feb, 2017

Global Dairy Prices Grind Lower

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Prices moved lower in this morning’s Global Dairy Trade auction in New Zealand.

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21 Feb, 2017

U.S. Dairies: Blame Canada?

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

The new Canadian policy on ultrafiltered milk -- dubbed the national ingredient strategy -- hasn’t been finalized yet, but U.S. dairy groups already don’t like what they’ve seen.

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20 Feb, 2017

Are You Up For A Challenge?

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Don't throw new year's resolutions out the window just yet. Starting a new project can have benefits. 

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20 Feb, 2017

Have You Considered Using the TN Visa Program?

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The TN work visa allows dairy farmers to legally bring workers to the U.S.

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18 Feb, 2017

California Flood Evacuation Checklist

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Sobering checklist of how to prepare for a flood evacuation--and return.

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17 Feb, 2017

What To Do If ICE Comes Knocking

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While farmers don’t employ workers with illegal status on purpose, there is some fear in the farm community about the most recent series of immigration enforcement measures.

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