21 Mar, 2019

World Dairy Markets Climb 1.9%

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Volume on this week's session, however, was light with just 21,713 metric tons trading hands.

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20 Mar, 2019

Average Farm Labor Costs Increase 6% In Q1 2019

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

New data from the U.S. Department of Labor shows those anecdotes of increased wage costs are in fact true.

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18 Mar, 2019

Drought In New Zealand Could Curb Global Milk Supplies

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Could a developing drought in New Zealand help the global supply and demand picture? One analyst says it’s possible.

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15 Mar, 2019

Are You With the Right Lender?

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While some farmers treat their lenders as a means to an end, top operators know their lender is and should be considered an ally to their business’ success.

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14 Mar, 2019

Dairy Pride Act Re-Introduced

News | By: Jim Dickrell

If FDA does not act quickly, the Dairy Pride Act would force the agency to resolve the issue within 90 days of its passage.

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13 Mar, 2019

Which State Lost the Most Dairies in 2018?

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Here’s the top 10 list nobody wants to be on.

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12 Mar, 2019

U.S. Dairy Farm Numbers Decline More Than 2,700

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Wisconsin, having the most dairy farms in the nation, also had the most going out of business.

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12 Mar, 2019

January Milk Production Up 0.9%

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Cow numbers were down 83,000 head over a year ago (0.9%)

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12 Mar, 2019

Instead of Supply Management Perdue Suggests Farmers Quit Expanding

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Over the weekend, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue visited farmers in Vermont.

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12 Mar, 2019

5 Lessons Farmers Can Learn From Google

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Create a culture of innovation on your farm.

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