11 Jul, 2016

Could The Post-Quota Milk Production Boom in Ireland be Slowing?

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

New data suggests dairy farmers in Ireland will slow production through the remainder of the year, according to Ireland’s AgriLand.

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08 Jul, 2016

Danone to Buy U.S. Soy-Milk Maker WhiteWave for $10 Billion

News | By: Bloomberg News

Best known for Silk, other WhiteWave brands include Horizon Organic and Earthbound Organic.

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08 Jul, 2016

Dairy Groups Praise Senate Passage of GMO Labeling Law

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The Senate version of the bill exempts dairy and meat products from GMO labeling requirements.

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07 Jul, 2016

Adverse Weather Reduces South American Milk Supply

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Lack of forage and high feed costs to delay milk recovery in South America.

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07 Jul, 2016

New York Dairies Talk Labor Woes, Impact of Minimum Wage Hike

Policy | By: Betsy Jibben

A global glut of milk is now in the market, but dairy producers worry immigration and farm labor issues could dry up milk supply.

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06 Jul, 2016

Could Milk Prices Recover in 2017?

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As the global glut of milk continues, Rabobank suggests sustainable prices could return in the first half of 2017 if supplies and global demand cooperate.

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06 Jul, 2016

Updated MPP Tools Help Dairy Farmers

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) has updated both its website and its on-line tools to assist dairy farmers in evaluating the 2017 Dairy Margin Protection Program

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05 Jul, 2016

Could Weather Slow Milk Production?

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

According to analysts, the only thing that could hamper production is abnormally hot and dry summer.

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05 Jul, 2016

Dairy Farmer Wins $29,000 from the IRS

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

A Maryland dairy farmer is the first person to settle with the IRS and get his money back.

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05 Jul, 2016

North Dakota Farm Group Wants Price Protections for Milk

Policy | By: The Associated Press

The group argues the milk price paid by consumers is not representative of the price paid to producers.

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