16 Aug, 2019

Trade War Stifles the Rural Economy

Finance | By: Sara Schafer

For July, the RMI slumped to 46.5 from July’s 50.2, which is the lowest reading since October 2017.

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16 Aug, 2019

Profit: The Most Vital Part of Sustainability

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The most important piece of the puzzle is profitability.

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15 Aug, 2019

Captivate And Educate The Millennial and Gen Z Generations

Leadership | By: Jane Hillstrom

Tell your sustainability story to important audiences that care the most about the topic. 

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15 Aug, 2019

Proposed Changes To Wisconsin Siting Rules Could Turn Back Clock

Business | By: Jim Dickrell

Six hearings on the proposed changes to the siting law will be conducted, starting today and ending Sept. 5

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14 Aug, 2019

Farm Share Of Retail Price For Cheddar Cheese Drops

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Since 2000, the farm share of retail cheddar cheese prices have averaged 31%.

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13 Aug, 2019

Milk’s Nutrient Density Overwhelms Climate Impact

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Simply looking at greenhouse gas emissions without accounting for the nutrition provided by food can leave a distorted picture.…

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12 Aug, 2019

WASDE Raises Milk Price Forecast

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

Lower cow numbers and slower growth in milk per cow is keeping production stagnant. 

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09 Aug, 2019

Here Are The 25 Counties With The Most Cows

Data | By: Mike Opperman

The West dominates the counties with the most cows. California is home to 6 of the top 10 counties. 

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09 Aug, 2019

Your Dairy Can Get To Net Zero GHG Emissions

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Dairies can get to a balance between environmental inputs and outputs.

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08 Aug, 2019

Is It Wrong To Take An MFP Payment?

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

For several weeks, farmers have been debating amongst each other the virtue of taking a Market Facilitation Program payment. What should you do?

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