02 Dec, 2019

USDA Milk-Feed Margin Approaches $11

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

USDA last week released the Agricultural Prices report for October.

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02 Dec, 2019

Milk Price Optimism Improves For Next Year

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

Class III futures contracts in 2020 have slowly been improving even though cheese prices showed weakness and continue to improve as the market shows strength.

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29 Nov, 2019

SMP Market Unfettered by Stocks

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Rising SMP/NDM prices could run higher on robust global demand

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29 Nov, 2019

John Phipps: How is China Going to Keep Its Trade Promises?

Policy | By: John Phipps

here is considerable uncertainty how these promises would be fulfilled and one of the best examples is soybeans.

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28 Nov, 2019

Why Nafta Isn’t Dead (Yet) and What Might Replace It

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

Over 13 months of negotiations beginning in 2017, the three countries agreed to modest changes to Nafta and a new name, the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA. But its long road to implementation isn’t yet over.

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28 Nov, 2019

Farm It Out: Delegation Strategies

Leadership | By: Sara Schafer

“If you want to do a few things right, do them yourself. If you want to do great things and make a big impact, learn to delegate.”

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27 Nov, 2019

Butter Falls Beneath $2 For First Time Since 2016

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Wednesday’s trade in the dairy markets wrapped up trade or this week.

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27 Nov, 2019

Giving Thanks Even When It’s Hard

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

True gratitude is equal parts mourning and dancing.

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27 Nov, 2019

Lesson Learned From 489 Years of Dairy Farm Records

Business | By: Dairy Talk

Never give up milk. Keep as many mature cows as you possibly can. And make milk quality a top priority.

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26 Nov, 2019

Paid Vacations are a Win-Win

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Offering valued workers paid time off boosts their productivity and morale.

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