31 May, 2019

Is An Economic Recession Around The Corner?

Finance | By: Sara Schafer

Watch the yield on the 10-year U.S. treasury bond, suggests Ernie Goss, Creighton University professor.

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30 May, 2019

Time To Replenish Working Capital

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Shoot for at least $400 of working capital per cow—$600 is even better.

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29 May, 2019

Dairy Economists Still Bullish on Second Half Milk Prices

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

'We’ll be over $18 by the fall.' -- University of Economist Mark Stephenson

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29 May, 2019

Protect Your Feed Bill Against Rising Commodity Prices

Risk Management | By: Mike Opperman

It's too wet to plant corn or soybeans, and prices are starting to jump. Take steps to make sure your feed bill doesn't skyrocket, too. 

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28 May, 2019

Referendum On California Quota a No-Go

News | By: Jim Dickrell

This likely does not end the controversy, however.

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23 May, 2019

Dairy Industry Aid Should Reflect $2 Billion in Losses, CEO Says

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

U.S. dairy farmers that have seen an unprecedented number of bankruptcies in some parts of the country are looking closely at what sort of boost they may get from the Trump administration’s trade aid package.

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23 May, 2019

New Tariff Aid Plan Offers Single Payment for All Non-Specialty Crops

Policy | By: John Herath

USDA offered up its solution on Thursday with a second year MFP plan that will deliver payments at a single rate for all covered commodities.

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22 May, 2019

Dairy Margin Coverage Program One Step Closer To Implementation

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

On Wednesday, USDA forwarded the final rule of the DMC to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review.

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22 May, 2019

If You’re Stressed Out, Don’t Take It Out On Employees

Leadership | By: Mike Opperman

Follow these steps to becoming a better communicator with your employees, especially in stressful situations.

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21 May, 2019

World Dairy Prices Dip a Bit

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

World cheese prices, though, shoot up 15%. 

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