17 May, 2017

States Want Clarity in Enforcing Dairy Product Terminology

News | By: Jim Dickrell

State milk regulators passed a resolution unanimously today calling on USDA to clarify FDA and state responsibilities in ensuring and enforcing standardized dairy product names.

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17 May, 2017

Is Immigrant Labor Really "Deport Proof"?

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Can we trust President Trump that he will leave immigrant farm labor out of his immigration enforcement agenda?

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17 May, 2017

Margins Up After Dismal April

Business | By: Fran Howard

Stronger world markets and better non-milk income sources positively impact margins

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16 May, 2017

Reversing Dangerous Trade Trajectory

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

New USTR will help "make America prosperous again."

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16 May, 2017

Managing Those That Resist Change

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Making change happen doesn’t need to be difficult.

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15 May, 2017

Dairy Checkoff to Launch Campaign to Reintroduce Dairy to America

News | By: Jim Dickrell

'We’ve forgotten to open up the barn doors and let others see in to what we’re doing. We need to reassure consumers that we can be trusted.' -- Amber Horn-Leiterman, a Wisconsin dairy farmer and chair of the National Dairy Promotion and Research…

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15 May, 2017

Lighthizer to Kickstart Trade Talks

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

New U.S. Trade Representative to get started on NAFTA and other trade imperatives

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12 May, 2017

Budget Battle Could Be Precursor to Farm Bill

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

Anything not budget neutral could have tough road.

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11 May, 2017

Reaping the Benefits of Robots

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Interest in robot technology has grown significantly as labor challenges increase. Three producers share their experiences. 

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11 May, 2017

Dairy Exports Up Double Digits

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

With the spring flush upon us, strong export markets continue to help soak up excess production. 

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