26 Oct, 2016

Yili Going Organic Ups Ante on China Milk War

Markets | By: Bloomberg News

Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co.’s competition with China Mengniu Dairy Co. in the $52 billion Chinese dairy market is going up-scale, centering on a premium, organic segment that makes up just one percent of the country’s milk…

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25 Oct, 2016

Who Would Clinton Appoint to Lead USDA?

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

 

 Roger Bernard of Informa Economics says some of those choices certainly make sense, but elections are far enough away that this discussion is strictly “a game of chance” for the time being.

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25 Oct, 2016

Will California Always Be The Dairy Leader? [VIDEO]

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

For more than a decade, California has been the nation’s leading milk producer. Could that change in the future?

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24 Oct, 2016

Stronger World Prices Bode Well for U.S. Dairy Exports

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Convergence of world, U.S. dairy product prices good news for export sales.

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24 Oct, 2016

USDA Releases First Organic, Federal Order Mailbox Prices

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Despite receiving prices twice as high as conventional dairy producers, organic producers often struggle to keep up with demand.

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23 Oct, 2016

Bright Spot for Butter in Bearish Cold Stocks Report

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

On a whole, Friday’s USDA Cold Stocks Report brought bearish news to the dairy industry.

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22 Oct, 2016

Forbes: Trump vs. Clinton on Immigration

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Presidential candidates differ on many things, including immigration reform. 

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21 Oct, 2016

Wisconsin May Increase Manure Digester Funding

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

State may target funding to northeast part of state where top soils are shallow.

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21 Oct, 2016

Dairy Declaration Looks for Solutions to Global Environmental Concerns

News | By: Mike Opperman

The International Dairy Federation (IDF) and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) jointly issued the Global Dairy Industry Rotterdam…

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21 Oct, 2016

Dairy Cow Culling Ticks Up in September [VIDEO]

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Year-to-date culling still lags last year.

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