18 Oct, 2019

Rural Bankers' Economic Confidence Dips to Two-Year Low

Finance | By: Sara Schafer

The near-term rural economy is improving slightly, according to the Rural Mainstreet Index(RMI).

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18 Oct, 2019

Week in Review: In with the Old, Out with the New (and Wet)

News | By: Brittany Bowman

This week saw a legal battle over dairy greenhouse gas emissions, a new industry chairman and an abundance of wet grain for feed.

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18 Oct, 2019

Agri-Mark Members to Incur a $5 Per CWT Penalty for Overproduction

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

One of the largest dairy cooperatives in the northeast is implementing a new supply management program in 2020.

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17 Oct, 2019

China – U.S. Trade Agreement Questions Abound

Policy | By: Betsy Jibben

Last Friday, President Trump said China had agreed to buy between 40 and $50 billion worth of us agriculture in less than two years. Will it happen?

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17 Oct, 2019

Minnesota Pollution Agency Required to Consider Air Emissions In Dairy Permitting Case

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is being required to consider greenhouse gas emissions for a dairy expanding from 1,500 to 3,000 cows.

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16 Oct, 2019

Texas Dairy Farmer Larry Hancock New USDEC Chairman

 | By: Jim Dickrell

Hancock is a dairy farmer from Muleshoe, Tex.

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15 Oct, 2019

Put a Plan in Place to Cope With a Crisis

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Are you prepared for a tragic accident to happen on your farm, or to your family?

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15 Oct, 2019

Global Dairy Markets Up Just a Bit

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

The increase in prices came mostly on the strength of the rising skim milk powder market.

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14 Oct, 2019

Rapid Expansion of European Milk Production has Ended

Markets | By: Fran Howard

A shrinking milk herd, low heifer supplies, and environmental concerns could halt EU milk output growth in coming years.

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