07 Feb, 2017

Global Dairy Trade Results Mixed

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Lactose prices jumped 12.4%.

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06 Feb, 2017

Vermont Discusses Concerns About Immigrant Farmworkers

Labor | By: The Associated Press

Vermont agriculture officials are discussing how to replace immigrant farmworkers, who are key to the success of the state's dairy industry, should they be targeted under the Trump administration's immigrant policy.

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06 Feb, 2017

Idaho Dairymen Circulate Labor Petition

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

The hope to collect 10,000 signatures by the end of the month.

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04 Feb, 2017

California Federal Order Caught Up in Trump Transition

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Unknown when proposal will be published.

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03 Feb, 2017

Vilsack Calls for Collaboration, Communication and Cooperation

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

A unified voice across the dairy industry will help achieve export potential.

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03 Feb, 2017

NMPF Launches Environmental Module

Leadership | By: Jim Dickrell

This month, NMPF is launching an “environmental stewardship module” as part of the FARM (Farmers Assuring Responsible Management) 3.0 program. 

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02 Feb, 2017

Milk Replacement Heifers at Largest Numbers since Mid-1980s

Markets | By: Ashley Davenport

On Tuesday, USDA released its cattle inventory report. The report showed there are 4.75 million milk replacement heifers. 

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02 Feb, 2017

Mulhern Emphasizes Dairy Export Importance

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As campaign rhetoric becomes policy, many dairy farmers are concerned over President Trump’s trade policy and how it might affect the dairy industry.

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01 Feb, 2017

Managing Risk Key to New MPP

Risk Management | By: Mike Opperman

Options for improving the MPP program will need to give producers more risk management options.

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01 Feb, 2017

Cash is King, When You Have It

Finance | By: Curt Covington

It’s not like dairy producers are printing money at the moment. Those who have been around this industry long enough know it’s just a matter of time before the market turns and dairies start being profitable again.

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