30 Aug, 2016

Northeastern Dairy Industry Dwindling

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

On average 10 Agri-Mark cooperative member dairies are closing per month

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30 Aug, 2016

Corn Silage Pricing App Makes its Timely Debut

Data | By: Ben Potter

In time for the 2016 corn silage harvest is a new app developed by two University of Wisconsin Extension agents that will help farmers quickly estimate the value of their standing corn silage.

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29 Aug, 2016

California Farm Worker Overtime Law Passes [VIDEO]

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

If you thought you just felt an Earthquake, it was just the passing of California’s agriculture overtime law.

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29 Aug, 2016

Managing the Managers

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

If you have a large number of employees, it’s likely you have managers who lead specific teams. How you work with those direct reports is different than how other employees are managed.

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29 Aug, 2016

German Economy Minister Says EU-US Trade Talks Have Failed

Policy | By: The Associated Press

In 14 rounds of talks, the two sides haven't agreed on a single common item out of 27 chapters being discussed.

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29 Aug, 2016

China to Improve Dairy Industry

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

With more than 1 million dairy farmers, China’s agriculture minister says the dairy sector is not reaching its full potential.

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26 Aug, 2016

Crop Tour Predicts 170.2 bu. Average Yield

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Today the Pro Farmer editors released the tour’s results and yield predictions.

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26 Aug, 2016

Interest Rates May Dampen Milk Price Recovery

News | By: Mike Opperman

Today Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the decision to raise interest rates is getting nearer as the U.S. economy grows stronger.

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26 Aug, 2016

Satisfaction in Cheese Purchase, for Now

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

The recent USDA purchase of surplus cheese is a short-term fix seeking a long-term solution, says John Newton, Ph.D, director of market intelligence for the American Farm Bureau Federation.

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25 Aug, 2016

Dairy Cow Slaughter Down in July

News | By: Jim Dickrell

But that’s only because of the calendar.

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