22 Oct, 2018

What We've Learned About Dairy-RP

Risk Management | By: AgDairy Market Update

Dairy Revenue Protection (Dairy-RP) insurance launched two weeks ago receiving a lot of interest, but limited participation.

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22 Oct, 2018

September Milk Production Climbs Another 1.3%

 | By: Jim Dickrell

Cow numbers continued to slump, down 32,000 head from a year ago and down 41,000 head from January. 

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19 Oct, 2018

Millennials Shun Processed Cheese for Natural Styles

Markets | By: Fran Howard

CME spot trade confirms consumption shift away from…

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19 Oct, 2018

Weak Demand Will Slow Price Rebound

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

A stronger U.S. dollar and lower economic growth has stymied global demand.

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18 Oct, 2018

Benchmark Your Cost Of Production

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The cost of producing one cwt of milk varies widely throughout the U.S. The best business owners know that number down to the penny.

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18 Oct, 2018

An Immigrant Family's Rocky Road To Success

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Anita Van der Laan moved to America and started her own farm with her husband Pieter. Today the Van der Laans, milk 4,500 cows and farm 7,000 acres with their grown children

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17 Oct, 2018

Wisconsin Gives Help Judging the Risk of Manure Runoff

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The website provides rain and snow melt runoff predictions for each of 216 National Weather Service basins in the state.

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17 Oct, 2018

Are You Paying Enough?

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Check out the results of a survey conducted by University of Wisconsin-Extension in April 2018.

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17 Oct, 2018

America Is Drowning in Milk Nobody Wants

News | By: Bloomberg News

Dairy farmers are under siege thanks to low prices and changing tastes.

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17 Oct, 2018

Is Class 7 Really Dead?

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

Pricing program that shut out U.S. processors may not go away altogether. 

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