22 Aug, 2016

Farm Journal Media Announces MILK and Dairy Editorial Leadership

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Farm Journal Media announced today that Mike Opperman joins the MILK team as MILK editor and brand leader, effective immediately.

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22 Aug, 2016

Milk, Not Plastic, Will Protect Food in the Future

News | By: Bloomberg News

USDA researchers have discovered that a milk protein called casein can be used to develop an edible, biodegradable packaging film.

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22 Aug, 2016

New Zealand Group to Sell $18 Million of Powder Products to Danone

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The French dairy giant has had plenty of press lately.

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22 Aug, 2016

South Dakota Milk Production Up 6 Percent in July

Markets | By: The Associated Press

Milk production increased again in the milk booming state.

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19 Aug, 2016

Trump Agriculture Team Lets Lobbyists Know Who to Cultivate

News | By: Bloomberg News

With the randomness that’s been a hallmark of Donald Trump’s quest for the White House, the announcement of his Agricultural Advisory Committee arrived on Tuesday to strategically highlight the candidate’s broad swath of support from rural…

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19 Aug, 2016

Mind Your Balance Sheet

Finance | By: Curt Covington

Curt Covington shares some concrete and common-sense steps farmers can take to insure their balance sheet is “battle-ready” for the tougher times ahead.

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18 Aug, 2016

Tax Increase Likely For Farmers Under New IRS Rules

Finance | By: Nate Birt

Newly proposed IRS regulations aiming to eliminate discounts used in popular types of estate planning could result in higher taxes for farmers who transfer ownership of their business to the next generation.

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18 Aug, 2016

China’s Dairy Imports Increase 26%

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

China's dairy buying is aiding optimism about a global market improvement.

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17 Aug, 2016

Total Fluid Milk Sales Decline While Organic Sales Increase

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

USDA released the estimated fluid milk sales for June on Wednesday.

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17 Aug, 2016

Better Times Ahead

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Slowing global milk production should begin to ease oversupply situation.

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