03 Aug, 2017

Dairy Business Association Sues Wisconsin DNR Citing Government Overreach

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

There’s a battle brewing in Wisconsin over the state’s manure management laws.

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03 Aug, 2017

What You Need to Know about Trump’s Immigration Bill

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

If passed, the bill would dramatically change the current immigration laws and would only permit roughly half of the number of legal immigrants allowed to enter the country today.

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03 Aug, 2017

When Will Congress Start Tax Reform?

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Congress appears to have a pretty aggressive timeline because of the need for a budget fiscal year 2018 budget to be finalized October 1.

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03 Aug, 2017

Kids Working On The Farm: How Young Is Too Young?

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Child farm labor guidelines get a facelift after 20 years.

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02 Aug, 2017

Tell Farm Bureau What You Think About New Dairy Revenue Insurance

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Two insurance options are being proposed. 

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02 Aug, 2017

An Affordable MPP Could Ride on Shoulders of Large Producers

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

It’s been suggested to charge large producers a premium, and smaller producers a lesser fee, to help pay for MPP changes.

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01 Aug, 2017

MPP Margin Exceeds Payment Levels Again

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) predicts the Margin Protection Program milk-feed margin for June was approximately $9.33.

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01 Aug, 2017

World Dairy Markets Soften

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Whole milk powder, up 1.3%, is sole bright spot.

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01 Aug, 2017

'Soy Milk' or 'Bean Slurry?'

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Soy groups want soy beverages labeled as milk because consumers know it as milk.

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31 Jul, 2017

Milk Prices to Rise Amid Static Feed Costs

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As we head into the fall, weather will cool off but milk prices are expected to heat up.

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