19 May, 2016

Golfer Phil Mickelson to Forfeit Nearly $1 Million in SEC Case

News | By: The Associated Press

The professional golfer is tangled up in an insider trading scandal involving Dean Foods.

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19 May, 2016

New Bill Targets Increased Milk Consumption at Schools

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week the House Education and Workforce Committee included several dairy provisions in the Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016.

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18 May, 2016

Average Cost of Production Exceeds All-Milk Price All of 2015

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Recent data released by USDA shows many farmers operating below the cost of production for all of 2015.

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18 May, 2016

Raw Milk Associated with More Than 80% of Dairy Disease Outbreaks

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Though just small portion of milk consumed, raw milk was involved in most outbreaks.

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18 May, 2016

Flavored Milks Don’t Result in Kids’ Weight Gain

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

And even when kids drink flavored milk, they get only 3% of their daily added sugar from the milk. 

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18 May, 2016

Flavored Milks Don’t Result in Kids’ Weight Gain

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

And even when kids drink flavored milk, they get only 3% of their daily added sugar from the milk. 

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18 May, 2016

In Germany Milk is Cheaper than Water

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Milk prices are falling around the world leaving farmers struggling to survive.

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17 May, 2016

Debt Load Weighs Heavy as Dairies Consider Long-term Survival

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Struggling to survive the dairy crisis of 2009 isn’t too distant a memory for many. Unfortunately, some farmers are reliving a similar nightmare right now.

 

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17 May, 2016

Don't Let Others' Financial Problems Become Your Own

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As money gets tighter on dairy farms across the country, make sound business decisions and get contracts in writing.

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17 May, 2016

Global Dairy Prices Jump 2.6%

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

But news tempered by low volume and weakness in cheese, skim milk powder prices.

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