09 Jan, 2017

Vilsack's Parting Words

News | By: Ashley Davenport

The former Iowa governor is also taking his final days to talk with state legislators about the farm economy, dairy challenges and GMO labeling.

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07 Jan, 2017

Five Key Indicators for 2017 Dairy Exports

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

The U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) identifies five factors that will shape U.S. dairy export opportunity.

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06 Jan, 2017

Mexican Veterinarians Sue Idaho Dairy for Human Trafficking [UPDATE]

Labor | By: The Associated Press

Six Mexican veterinarians who say they were recruited to work at an Idaho dairy farm as animal scientists have filed a federal human trafficking lawsuit against the dairy's owners and the lawyer who arranged work visas.

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06 Jan, 2017

Chocolate Milk Solving LA School Budget Crisis

News | By: Mike Opperman

Including flavored milk in school lunches has decreased waste and increase school lunch consumption. 

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05 Jan, 2017

Immigration, Trade Top Dairy Issues This Year

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While there are several new members of Congress, Chris Galen of the National Milk Producers Federation told Dairyline host Mike Adams they shouldn’t hinder policy progress for dairy.

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04 Jan, 2017

Could Vilsack’s Next Gig Be in Dairy?

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As inauguration day approaches, rumors are swirling about what Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will do when his time at USDA comes to a close.

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03 Jan, 2017

Perdue Said to Be Trump's Lead Pick for Agriculture Secretary

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

Sonny Perdue III, the former governor of Georgia, is president-elect Donald Trump’s leading candidate to be his U.S. secretary of agriculture.

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03 Jan, 2017

Global Dairy Prices Drop 3.9%

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Whole milk powder dropped 7.7%, but other major commodities actually increased in price.

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02 Jan, 2017

Could Dairy Have Bullish Story in 2017?

Markets | By: Ashley Davenport

While the stock market has been on a bullish run to close 2016, most ag commodities are feeling the pressure, but dairy has had better luck with milk contracts finishing the year on a higher note.

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02 Jan, 2017

Pizza Growth Good for Dairy Producers

Business | By: Mike Opperman

In a year when U.S. restaurant chains have seen sluggish traffic, one food segment that has continued to thrive is pizza.

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