30 Sep, 2016

MPP Milk-Feed Margin Soars

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

High milk prices and lower feed costs combine to create much better margins.

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29 Sep, 2016

Clovis: 75% of Americans Want People in U.S. Here Legally

Policy | By: Ashley Davenport

Roughly 50% of hired crop farmworkers not legally authorized to work in the U.S., while those with work authorization sits around 19%, according to the USDA. 

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29 Sep, 2016

Price Improvement Continues

Markets | By: Tom Bailey

We expect things will slowly continue to improve in the near term as producers around the world struggle to turn production back on and demand continues to work its way through stocks.

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28 Sep, 2016

No Arms, No Legs, All Inspiration

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The dairy industry faces a time where everybody can use a little encouragement. Who better to do that than someone who has overcome adversity and maintains a positive attitude?

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28 Sep, 2016

Nation’s Dairy Herd at 20-Year Record High

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Plunging beef prices make it less advantageous to cull the milk herd.

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27 Sep, 2016

Dairy Trading Goes Electronic

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Today, the CME Group in Chicago announced news some in the industry say they were anxiously waiting to hear.

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27 Sep, 2016

Will EU Milk Production Continue its Decline?

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The European Union has been encouraging dairy producers to cut milk production for months. It’s working.

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26 Sep, 2016

Now's The Time to Revisit Your Nutrient Management Plan

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Four pieces of your nutrient management plan should be revisited at least annually to make the most from the manure nutrients and reduce off site impact.

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23 Sep, 2016

What Do Your Employees Say About You?

Leadership | By: Mike Opperman

It’s human nature for people to want others to say nice things about them, especially when they aren’t around to hear it. When you aren’t around your employees, do you think they say good things about you?

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23 Sep, 2016

Headwinds Could Slow Dairy Export Shipments

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Shipping industry turmoil increases freight rates and slows shipments of goods crossing the Pacific.

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