01 Apr, 2016

VIDEO: First-Generation Farmer Leans On Data For Success

Data | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

First-generation dairyman Steve Whitesides of Whitesides Dairy in Rupert, Idaho, milks 8,000 cows on his Idaho and Hawaii dairies, which he runs with son Derek.

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01 Apr, 2016

New Zealand Milk Season Not as Bad as Anticipated

News | By: Fran Howard

New Zealand producers appear to be using supplemental feeds and culling has likely slowed.

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31 Mar, 2016

Trump, Cruz Can't Avoid Ag Issues at CNN Town Hall

News | By: Wyatt Bechtel

CNN’s recent presidential town hall in Wisconsin offered a chance to hear Republican candidates’ thoughts on agricultural issues, in particular immigration, labor and trade.

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31 Mar, 2016

The Wages You Pay: Dairy Farmers Invest in Employees Despite Tight Margins

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

It’s hard to imagine a time when it was more difficult to find and keep affordable dairy workers. You rely on affordable labor to stay profitable, yet your ability to control all the factors that impact labor is limited. Some states are boosting…

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30 Mar, 2016

Why There is Long-Term Optimism for Dairy Sales

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Over the next 15 years, the United Nation’s Population Division believes world population will grow by 1.2 billion.

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30 Mar, 2016

California's Minimum Wage Increase Could Hurt Dairy Industry

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Under the legislation proposed by Gov. Brown on Monday, the current minimum wage of $10 per hour would be increased to $15 over six years.

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30 Mar, 2016

California's Minimum Wage Increase Could Hurt Dairy Industry

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Under the legislation proposed by Gov. Brown on Monday, the current minimum wage of $10 per hour would be increased to $15 over six years.

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29 Mar, 2016

Build A Team of Advisors To Aid Your Success

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Aligning yourself with smart advisers is an essential business move.

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29 Mar, 2016

How To Train Managers To Become Valuable Leaders

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

To scale your business, your employees must be leaders.

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29 Mar, 2016

Expand Without Access To More Land

Business | By: Nate Birt

Dairy producers with more ambition than land access get creative to grow.

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