19 Sep, 2019

Farm Wages Up More Than Those in the City

Labor | By: Jim Dickrell

Between 2014 and 2018, the average hourly wages for farm workers rose 10.4%,

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19 Sep, 2019

Domestic Dairy Demand at 56-Year High

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Other dairy product sales have more than made up for fluid milk losses.

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18 Sep, 2019

Milk Production, Cow Numbers Inch Higher

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In the August milk production report, released by USDA Wednesday, the agency noted showed increase milk production month over month and revised cow numbers for July by 10, 0000 cows.

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18 Sep, 2019

Can Going Vegan Save the Planet?

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

If individuals reduce their driving by ½ mile per day, they would achieve a greater GHG footprint reduction than going to meatless Mondays.…

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17 Sep, 2019

Global Dairy Markets Rebound (Slightly)

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

This is the first time global markets have been up in the aggregate since mid-July, and only the second time since May.

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17 Sep, 2019

Eleven Ag Groups Object To Wisconsin’s Revised Livestock Siting Law

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

The proposed new revisions, ag groups fear, would set livestock siting back 15 years.

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16 Sep, 2019

Last Call For DMC Signup

Risk Management | By: Mike Opperman

Signup for the program, which guarantees a payout to those who enroll, ends Friday

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16 Sep, 2019

Seven Strategies To Increase Exports To China, Japan

Policy | By: Tom Vilsack

Growth potential is significant in these markets, but tariffs pose challenges. 

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13 Sep, 2019

WOTUS Gets Repealed, Will Get 'Refined', EPA Says

Policy | By: Rhonda Brooks

Waters of the U.S. had been broadly defined by the Obama administration. 

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13 Sep, 2019

How Long Will $2 Cheese Futures Last?

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

Depleted stocks are behind the higher prices. It will depend on how fast those stocks are replenished.

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