19 Oct, 2020

Revamp Canada’s Dairy Supply Management Program, Or Lose Half the Industry

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Failure to reform the current program could mean the loss of half of the country's dairy farms by 2030.

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15 Oct, 2020

Re-Surging COVID-19 Cases Could Impact Markets This Winter

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

If the number of COVID cases reaches 70,000 cases per day nationally, it could create much more stress on health care facilities.

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15 Oct, 2020

Is Federal Ag Aid a Lot—or a Little?

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Federal ag aid totaled $22.4 billion last year--5% of gross farm income.

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15 Oct, 2020

Removing All Dairy Cows Would Have Little Impact on Greenhouse Gases

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The study suggests removing all dairy cattle from the country would reduce U.S. GHGs by 0.7%.

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13 Oct, 2020

September PPDs Again Negative

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

APPDs head north, blend prices head south.

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12 Oct, 2020

Dairy Industry Unveils ‘Net Zero Initiative” by 2050

Leadership | By: Jim Dickrell

The Innovation Center also announced a multi-year partnership with Nestle, including a $10 million commitment, to support the Net Zero…

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08 Oct, 2020

Plan for People Power

Labor | By: Elizabeth Griffith

People are the principal asset of any business.

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07 Oct, 2020

August Dairy Exports Set Monthly Record

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

August was also the 12th straight month of year-over-year increases in aggregate U.S. dairy export volume.

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06 Oct, 2020

World Dairy Prices Up for Second Consecutive GDT Auction

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

These prices changes make U.S. butter, SMP and lactose competitive on world markets.

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06 Oct, 2020

Going All In With Cover Crops, Reduced Tillage

Leadership | By: Jim Dickrell

Miltrim Farms is using cover crops, reduced tillage--even robotic milkers--to bolster water conservation efforts. 

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