03 Jan, 2017

Perdue Said to Be Trump's Lead Pick for Agriculture Secretary

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

Sonny Perdue III, the former governor of Georgia, is president-elect Donald Trump’s leading candidate to be his U.S. secretary of agriculture.

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03 Jan, 2017

Global Dairy Prices Drop 3.9%

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Whole milk powder dropped 7.7%, but other major commodities actually increased in price.

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02 Jan, 2017

Could Dairy Have Bullish Story in 2017?

Markets | By: Ashley Davenport

While the stock market has been on a bullish run to close 2016, most ag commodities are feeling the pressure, but dairy has had better luck with milk contracts finishing the year on a higher note.

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02 Jan, 2017

Pizza Growth Good for Dairy Producers

Business | By: Mike Opperman

In a year when U.S. restaurant chains have seen sluggish traffic, one food segment that has continued to thrive is pizza.

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01 Jan, 2017

U.S. Cheese Losing Ground in China

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

Free trade agreements by Australia and New Zealand taking market share from U.S. 

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31 Dec, 2016

Most Read Stories of 2016

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

These five stories were the most widely read MILK stories of 2016.

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31 Dec, 2016

Butter Becoming Fashionable Again

Business | By: Mike Opperman

New studies showing the benefits of butter has the staple dairy product showing up in trendy places.

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30 Dec, 2016

All-Milk Price Up a $1 From October

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Milk-feed margin will be close to $10 for November. 

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30 Dec, 2016

Prepare For What 2017 Might Bring

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

We caught up with several producers who were on the cover of Farm Journal’s MILK in 2016, to ask them what they anticipate for 2017.

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29 Dec, 2016

U.S. Butter and Cheese Stocks Plunge in November

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Commercial butter stocks post record-large drop in November as cheese stocks near year-earlier levels.

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