11 Apr, 2019

Wisconsin Loses Another 212 Dairy Farms in First Quarter, 2019

News | By: Jim Dickrell

If the current rate of farm exits continues, the state is on pace to lose 850 dairy farms this year, a loss of more than 10%.

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10 Apr, 2019

Class III Moves Closer To $16

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Class III milk saw positive moves across 2019 months, April gained 2 cents to $15.97.

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10 Apr, 2019

Immigrant Workers Find Need For Driver's License

Labor | By: The Associated Press

Dairy farm worker Luis Jiménez gambles every time he drives without a license. Even a minor traffic stop could alert immigration agents that he is in the country illegally and lead to deportation.

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10 Apr, 2019

Trump: Trade Wars Aren't Over Yet

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

Latest threat includes tariffs on $11 billion of goods from the European Union.

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10 Apr, 2019

Four-State Dairy Conference in Dubuque Set for June 12, 13

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The conference will focus today’s economic environment and the latest research to improve dairy farm profitability.

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09 Apr, 2019

USDA Pushes 2019 Milk Price Forecast Higher Despite Spring Flush

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In their April World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates report, USDA pushed their all milk price forecast higher, with the top end…

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09 Apr, 2019

fairlife to Build Production Plant in Arizona

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The $200+ million facility is slated to begin operation in the back half of 2020.

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09 Apr, 2019

Social Security Administration Resumes Issuance of ‘No Match’ Letters

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The SSA had stopped issuing such letters in 2012, but warned a year ago the practice would resume this spring.

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09 Apr, 2019

U.S. Dairy Export Crisis Averted, For Now

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Border closure put on hold, but truck traffic slows at U.S.-Mexico border.

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08 Apr, 2019

China Deal Nears Finish Line, New Snags For USMCA

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

One analyst says a deal with China is just a month from completion. Meanwhile, politics are the reason for a new snag on the U.S.-Mexico-…

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