13 Mar, 2020

Milk Futures Mixed as Producers Sell To Manage Uncertainty

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The CME spot dairy trade saw nice gains on light trading Friday.

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13 Mar, 2020

How One Washington Dairy Farmer Turned a Liability Into a Profit Center

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Royal Dairy’s BioFiltro BIDA system allows them to properly dispose of 100% of its effluent on its 300 acres. Before, they needed 4,000 acres to manage manure.

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12 Mar, 2020

A Farmer's Journey to Protect the Drinking Water of 400,000 People

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

McMahon has spent years ensuring his farm does not harm the environment. 

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11 Mar, 2020

COVID-19: 5 Things Your Farm Should Do Now

News | By: Jennifer Shike

As novel coronavirus (COVID-19) makes its way into the U.S., are you prepared for some of the more likely scenarios that could impact your operation? 

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11 Mar, 2020

Minnesota Congressman Proposes 1X Update to Dairy Production Histories

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Currently, a farm’s DMC production history is based on the operation’s highest milk production in 2011, 2012 or 2013.  

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10 Mar, 2020

USDA Lowers Milk Prices, Raises Milk Production Estimates

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In their Tuesday World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates report, USDE bumped the milk production forecast for 2020 on a higher expected cow inventory.

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10 Mar, 2020

Coronavirus Changes Market Outlook

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

The spread of the coronavirus is having an impact on dairy prices and price outlook.

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10 Mar, 2020

Coronavirus Presents Export Challenges, Opportunities

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dairy exports posted a record month in January and while it’s unclear how exports faired in February, it’s likely coronavirus will continue to have an impact.

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09 Mar, 2020

Commodity Markets Dive Lower to Start the Week

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Class III milk finished quite a bit lower today and Class IV continued to show weakeness.

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09 Mar, 2020

Lactose-Free Milk Sales Growth Outpaces Plant-Based Beverages in 2019

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In fact, lactose-free sales were more than double plant-based.

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