15 Oct, 2018

No Turning Back on California Federal Order

News | By: Jim Dickrell

California’s Department of Food and Agriculture issued an order October 10 terminating both the state's Dairy Marketing Branch and Milk Pooling Branch. 

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12 Oct, 2018

Tariff Product Exports Down 33%

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

But the U.S. has shifted product sales to other markets

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11 Oct, 2018

USMCA: What You Need To Know

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

It’s not the Village People song, it’s the new NAFTA

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11 Oct, 2018

USDA Boosts Milk Production, 2019 All Milk Price Forecasts

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In their October World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates report, USDA boosted both milk production and the 2019 all milk price forecast.

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11 Oct, 2018

South Dakota Cheese Plant Expansions Will Come On Line Next Year

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The plant expansions are expected to add 7 million pounds of daily milk processing.

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11 Oct, 2018

The Good and Bad of the Global Powder Market

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Strong demand for skim milk…

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10 Oct, 2018

How One Farmer Evaluates Tech ROI

Data | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

When evaluating new technology, Brian Houin of Homestead dairy says the first thing you need to figure out when evaluating new technology is how it will improve your business.

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10 Oct, 2018

How Much Will Dairy Revenue Protection Cost?

Finance | By: John Newton, Director of Market Intelligence, American Farm Bureau Federation

Milk prices insurance through Dairy Revenue Protection from the American Farm Bureau Federation is available as of Oct. 9.

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10 Oct, 2018

How To Start Crucial Conversations With Your Banker Now: Part Two

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Be early and open to dialogue with your lender to secure operating credit in a timely manner this year.

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10 Oct, 2018

Opposition Grows to Moving USDA’s ERS Out of Washington, DC

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Rather than save money and retain employees, moving the Economic Research Service out of Washington, DC would have the opposite effect, say former officials.

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