In its August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report, the USDA lowered milk production forecasts for 2017 and 2018, and milk price forecasts were all over the board.
Processors in Wisconsin and New York have lost millions of dollars due to closed markets.
Jerome County is considering a contract to lease a portion of their county jail to ICE.
This month Canada released details of two new support programs for Canadian dairy farmers.
Even so, the ratio of estimated MPP program payments and the farm value of milk is less than a quarter of 1 percent.