08 Oct, 2019

Value of U.S. Dairy Exports Reach Five-Year High

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

On a total solids basis, U.S. exports were equivalent to 14.1% of milk production through the first eight months of the year.

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08 Oct, 2019

U.S., Japan Sign Limited Deal on Farming, Digital Trade Deals

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

Trump says accord is a ‘gamechanger’ for farmers, ranchers.

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07 Oct, 2019

Tightening Milk Supply May Result In Higher Prices

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

Some plants reduced patron milk in order to better manage milk supply. This may turn around and bite at some point in the future.

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07 Oct, 2019

Dairy Farmers Eligible for Weather Disaster Payments on Dumped Milk

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Fortunately, the recently updated 2018 and 2019 Wildfires and Hurricanes Indemnity and Milk Loss (WHIP-ML) program provides payments for eligible dairy farmers impacted by weather disasters between January 1, 2018, and December 31, 2019.

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06 Oct, 2019

Opinion: Get the 'Get Big Or Get Out' Outta Here

News | By: Chip Flory

Chip Flory had the opportunity to speak with Secretary Perdue about the Administration’s biofuels plan Friday morning.

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03 Oct, 2019

The Main Reason to Choose Robots? “Labor, Labor, Labor”

Labor | By: Taylor Leach

When it comes down to installing an automated milking system, there are many variables to consider. 

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02 Oct, 2019

Continued Milk Rebound in 2020: True or False?

Markets | By: Portia Stewart

USDA has forecast a jump in all milk prices to $18.85 dollars per cwt in 2020. 

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02 Oct, 2019

2019 DMC Payments Total Nearly $303 Million

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

That’s an average payment of $13,385 per enrolled farm.

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02 Oct, 2019

Farm Bureau Proposes Changes to Federal Milk Marketing Orders

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

The group wants better price discovery, a modification to make allowances and the elimination of bloc voting.

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01 Oct, 2019

Global Dairy Markets Up Kinda Sorta

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Skim milk powder was up 2.7%—the best news of the day for U.S. exporters.

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