28 Mar, 2017

Butter Prices Test 2017 Lows

Markets | By: Know Your Market

With Easter quickly approaching and buyer orders beginning to wane, Friday’s butter market breached the $2.10 low but rebounded on Monday.

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27 Mar, 2017

Opinion: Immigrants Are Boosting the U.S. Economy

Labor | By: Bloomberg News

If the business expansion rate keeps pace with the immigration rate, native-born wages don’t need to fall.

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27 Mar, 2017

Build Your Bank of Good Will

Leadership | By: Mike Opperman

A well-designed public relations plan can help you tell your story effectively.

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27 Mar, 2017

Whey Demand Lifts Milk Prices

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

Milk futures have been declining, but there is one bright spot in the dairy complex and that is whey. Despite higher cheese production good domestic and international demand has added substantially to milk prices.

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27 Mar, 2017

Brazilian Meat Scandal Boosts Dairy Profits

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Fat cattle prices have grown $7 per CWT the last couple of weeks and offers a better cull cow market moving forward.

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25 Mar, 2017

Dairy Exports Rely on NAFTA Negotiations

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dairy industry leaders are supportive of re-working the decades old trade deal, but say it must be done carefully.

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24 Mar, 2017

Industry Pleased With Perdue Confirmation Hearing Performance

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Donning a blue tractor tie, former Georgia Gov. Sunny Perdue breezed through his confirmation hearing to become the leader of the…

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24 Mar, 2017

February Dairy Cow Slaughter Up Just a Tad

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Year-to-date culling on pace with last year.

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23 Mar, 2017

Dairy Markets Gain Strength

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Borrowing from the strength in the GDT, U.S. markets have risen.

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23 Mar, 2017

Profits Up at DFA

News | By: Mike Opperman

Despite a challenging year, DFA had record net income in 2016.

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