17 Jun, 2016

May Dairy Budgets Take a Hit

Business | By: Jim Dickrell

And budgets don't even reflect more recent increases in feed prices. 

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16 Jun, 2016

Trump or Clinton, Immigration Hot Topic for Farmers

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Immigration is weighing heavily on politics right now and dairy farmers have expressed both support and fear of Republican presumptive nominee Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric regarding immigration.

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16 Jun, 2016

Team-Building Key to Success

Labor | By: Wyatt Bechtel

Setting clear goals and rewarding the workers who meet them pays dividends.

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15 Jun, 2016

South America Offers U.S. Dairy Export Opportunities

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

But political turmoil in Brazil, Venezuela present challenges.

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15 Jun, 2016

North Dakota Voters Reject Looser Rules for Corporate Farms

Policy | By: The Associated Press

North Dakota voters have rejected the Legislature's move to loosen the state's Depression-era rules prohibiting corporate farming.

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15 Jun, 2016

Milk Prices to Increase on Corn Market's Heels

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As milk prices climb, grain prices could too making the profitable margins just as tough to come by.

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15 Jun, 2016

Butter and Cheese Show Strength on World Markets

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Cheese and butter both climbed above $1.30.

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14 Jun, 2016

Data Shows Most Farmers Had No Chance for Profitability in 2015 [VIDEO]

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Each year USDA releases cost of production data by state as well as average milk price for the year by state. Here is a comparison of that data.

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14 Jun, 2016

Ask Hector: Know Your Workers

Labor | By: Hector Quiroz

How do you motivate employees who are taking shortcuts? What’s the most important thing to keep in mind when training an employee?

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13 Jun, 2016

When it Comes to Crisis: Plan for Worst, Hope for Best

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Creating a crisis plan now will provide peace of mind, even if you never need it.

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