15 Aug, 2017

California Farmer Develops First Electric Feed Truck

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Straus decided to build the feed truck to close the loop on the farm’s renewable energy practices.

 

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14 Aug, 2017

Should You Implement a BioAwareism Plan?

Business | By: Alison Wedig

Being conscious about BioAwareism could lead to greater farm successes.

 

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14 Aug, 2017

Stronger Milk Prices May Hold

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

Cow numbers continue to increase, indicating that some farms have the ability to expand.

 

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13 Aug, 2017

Milk Prices Moved Higher Last Week

Markets | By: Know Your Market

On the heels of a stronger cheese trade, the Class III market rose 20+ cents in the September through December period.

 

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11 Aug, 2017

FDA Allows Use of Ultrafiltered Milk in All Cheeses

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The agency will also relax labeling requirements.

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11 Aug, 2017

USDA Delays MPP Sign-Up Until Sept. 1

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

No word on when enrollment ends.

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10 Aug, 2017

USDA Anticipates Plenty of Feed Through 2018

Markets | By: Know Your Market

The message from USDA in Thursday's reports was that going forward there will still be plenty of feed.

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10 Aug, 2017

USDA Lowers Milk Production Forecast, Price Forecast Variable

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In its August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report, the USDA lowered milk production forecasts for 2017 and 2018, and milk price forecasts were all over the board.

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10 Aug, 2017

Butter Market Likely to Remain Tight

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Consumers have returned to butter as a healthier choice, sparking a steep rise in world butter prices

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09 Aug, 2017

5 Steps to a Drug Testing Procedure

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Drug testing is becoming more popular as dairy producers strive for better employees, safer working environments. 

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