The U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to buy $20 million of stockpiled cheese to distribute to food banks and pantries nationwide in an attempt to stem farmer losses after dairy prices plummeted amid a global milk glut earlier this year.
California's state Senate revived a bill on Monday that would make it the first state to give farmworkers the same overtime pay as people who work in other industries.
Agency also extends Dairy Margin Protection Program sign-up deadline to December 16.
Farm Journal Media announced today that Mike Opperman joins the MILK team as MILK editor and brand leader, effective immediately.
USDA researchers have discovered that a milk protein called casein can be used to develop an edible, biodegradable packaging film.
The French dairy giant has had plenty of press lately.
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…
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.