21 Feb, 2017

U.S. Sets Another Milk Production Record in 2016

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Milk production per cow also sets record, now averaging 22,774 lb/cow.

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21 Feb, 2017

Global Dairy Prices Grind Lower

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Prices moved lower in this morning’s Global Dairy Trade auction in New Zealand.

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21 Feb, 2017

U.S. Dairies: Blame Canada?

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

The new Canadian policy on ultrafiltered milk -- dubbed the national ingredient strategy -- hasn’t been finalized yet, but U.S. dairy groups already don’t like what they’ve seen.

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20 Feb, 2017

Are You Up For A Challenge?

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Don't throw new year's resolutions out the window just yet. Starting a new project can have benefits. 

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18 Feb, 2017

California Flood Evacuation Checklist

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Sobering checklist of how to prepare for a flood evacuation--and return.

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17 Feb, 2017

What To Do If ICE Comes Knocking

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While farmers don’t employ workers with illegal status on purpose, there is some fear in the farm community about the most recent series of immigration enforcement measures.

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17 Feb, 2017

Zippy Duvall Encouraged by Trump's Trade Meetings

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While it’s still unclear what will come of the President’s desire for renegotiation, Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, says he’s encouraged to see the President having meetings with other world leaders on trade.

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17 Feb, 2017

3 Ways to Prioritize Tasks

Leadership | By: Mike Opperman

Prioritizing tasks and projects the right way is important to getting work done efficiently.

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16 Feb, 2017

Dairy Farmers Face Flood Fears

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Farmers in California's Central Valley prepare evacuation plans as flood become imminent.

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16 Feb, 2017

Budget Will Dictate Dairy Changes in Farm Bill

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

Not surprisingly, any change to dairy portions of the next Farm Bill will come down to how much money is available.

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