16 Aug, 2016

Minnesota Farmers Turn to Bankruptcy as Low Prices Continue

Finance | By: The Associated Press

Minnesota's crop, livestock and dairy farmers are suffering with continuing rock bottom prices for their commodities, driving some into bankruptcy.

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15 Aug, 2016

Michigan Man Dies in Farm's Manure Pit

News | By: The Associated Press

A 55-year-old man has died after being found in a manure pit on his dairy farm in Michigan's Thumb region.

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15 Aug, 2016

AFBF Joins Groups Seeking More Assistance for Dairy Farmers

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Amidst depressed prices, lawmakers and farm groups, including the National Milk Producers Federation, have asked USDA to provide more help to dairy farmers struggling to stay in business. Add American Farm Bureau Federation to that list.

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12 Aug, 2016

Export Demand Could Boost Prices in Coming Months Despite Strong Dollar

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Exports could receive a boost thanks to low commodity prices.

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12 Aug, 2016

NMPF Asks USDA to Buy $100-$150 Million Worth of Cheese

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Cheese to be donated to needy; add $380 million to dairy farmer income

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12 Aug, 2016

Pizza Sales Drive Domestic Cheese Price Rally

News | By: Fran Howard

Consumers enjoying pizza at home may be driving cheese price rally.

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11 Aug, 2016

U.S., Mexico Create Dairy Alliance

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

A key challenge moving forward is to further reduce trade barriers between the two nations.

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11 Aug, 2016

Tips to Take Your Team from ‘I’ To ‘We’

Leadership | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Here are some tips from dairy farmers from across the country that can help build team unity and connection.

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10 Aug, 2016

WhiteWave Foods Acquisition by Dannon Challenged

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Suit filed with U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission

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10 Aug, 2016

Why Milk Prices Are So Volatile

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While it’s not news that milk prices are in the hole, the reasons why milk prices can be so volatile might surprise you.

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