26 Sep, 2016

Now's The Time to Revisit Your Nutrient Management Plan

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Four pieces of your nutrient management plan should be revisited at least annually to make the most from the manure nutrients and reduce off site impact.

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23 Sep, 2016

What Do Your Employees Say About You?

Leadership | By: Mike Opperman

It’s human nature for people to want others to say nice things about them, especially when they aren’t around to hear it. When you aren’t around your employees, do you think they say good things about you?

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23 Sep, 2016

Headwinds Could Slow Dairy Export Shipments

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Shipping industry turmoil increases freight rates and slows shipments of goods crossing the Pacific.

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23 Sep, 2016

Dairy Cow Culling Steady

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Day to day cow slaughter running about the same as in July and a year ago.

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22 Sep, 2016

Production, Cows Go Up So Price Comes Down

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

Milk production continues to surge as cow numbers grow in all but one of the major dairy producing states.

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22 Sep, 2016

Fronterra Full-Year Earnings Climb 65% as Milk Costs Decline

Markets | By: Bloomberg News

Fonterra Cooperative Group Ltd., the world’s largest dairy exporter, said full-year earnings jumped 65% as low milk prices boosted earnings from products such as cheese and infant formula.

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21 Sep, 2016

Clover Stornetta First Large Scale Processor in California to Go Non-GMO

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week Clover Stornetta Farms announced it will be converting all of its conventional milk products to Non-GMO Project Verified over the next two years.

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21 Sep, 2016

Can Chocolate Milk Save the Environment?

News | By: Mike Opperman

Back in 2011 the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) decided to ban chocolate and strawberry-flavored milk from school lunches.

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20 Sep, 2016

August Milk Production Jumps 1.9% [VIDEO]

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

California continues it's 19-month decline in milk output.

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20 Sep, 2016

Fonterra Continues Dairy Development in China

News | By: Mike Opperman

Fonterra, one of New Zealand’s largest dairy cooperatives, recently opened a new dairy operation in Ying County in Eastern China capable of milking up to 16,000 cows.  

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