05 Apr, 2017

Dairy Groups Call On Action Against Canadian Trade Policies

News | By: Mike Opperman

Urge federal and state government retaliation against trade barriers

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04 Apr, 2017

Canadian Policy Causes Lost Milk Contracts

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Several milk processors in the U.S. recently lost their contracts to sell the product in Canada causing heartburn for dozens of farmers who lost their milk contracts as a result.

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04 Apr, 2017

Global Dairy Prices Inch Up 1.6%

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

But major commodities, other than whole milk powder, decline.

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04 Apr, 2017

Bottling Bigger Profits

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

First-generation dairy farmer built a brand to add value to his milk.

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03 Apr, 2017

Dozens of Wisconsin Farmers Lose Their Milk Contracts

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Imagine walking to the mailbox on a Monday only to find a note from your processor that in one month they will no longer be picking up your milk. This story was updated on April 4, 2017 at 9 a.m.

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03 Apr, 2017

Grain Stocks, Planting Intentions Reports Good News for Livestock

Markets | By: Know Your Market

As we closed out a week, a month and a quarter, Friday’s grain trade had plenty of things to talk about following the release of the USDA quarterly grain stocks and planting intentions report.

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03 Apr, 2017

Dear Mr. President: Agriculture Needs Legal, Temporary Workers

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Enforcement-only action on border security will lead to the loss of $30 to $60 billion in agricultural activity.

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01 Apr, 2017

Leading With Optimism

Leadership | By: Mike Opperman

For Joe Wright, a positive attitude has shaped his role as an industry leader.

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31 Mar, 2017

Cheap Corn Makes Cheap Milk

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

If corn prices don't rise after Prospective Planting report, don't expect run-up in milk prices. 

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31 Mar, 2017

Parlor Talk: Do You Have Any Non-Dairy Enterprises?

Business | By: Wyatt Bechtel

Three farmers from across the country share their sources of non-milk revenue.

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