26 Sep, 2019

Dairy Prices Should Average $1 Higher Next Year

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

'We will not have a one-month burst to $19 milk [this fall] and then have a collapse.'--Wisconsin economist Mark Stephenson.

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26 Sep, 2019

African Swine Fever: Turning a Negative Into a Positive for Whey Exports

 | By: Jim Dickrell

Increasing the ratio of whey permeate in swine rations increases both faster growth in piglets and more pigs per litter when fed to breeding…

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25 Sep, 2019

Dairy Leaders Praise Initial Stage of U.S.-Japan Free Trade Agreement

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

President Donald Trump and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe met in New York on Wednesday to discuss the ongoing negotiations of the U.S.-Japan Free Trade Agreement.

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25 Sep, 2019

Fluid Milk Sales Declines Had Been Tempered by Population Increases

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Between 1975 and 2010, increases in population offset declines in per capita fluid milk sales.

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24 Sep, 2019

Class III Markets Take a 4th Quarter Dive

Markets | By: Know Your Market

Class III milk markets reacted to the selloff in product trade as you would expect.

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24 Sep, 2019

Dep. Secretary of Ag Sees Bright Spots in Trade, Dairy Margin Coverage Program

Policy | By: Portia Stewart

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Steve Censky urged dairy farmers to register for the improved program at the Ag Outlook Forum on Sept. 23 in Kansas City, Mo.

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24 Sep, 2019

What You Need To Know About The Dairy Margin Coverage Program

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today extended the deadline to September 27 for dairy producers to enroll in the Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program for 2019.

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24 Sep, 2019

Review Financials Monthly

Finance | By: Jim Dickrell

Stay ahead to make decisions as needed

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23 Sep, 2019

China Cancels U.S. Farm Visits Touted as `Goodwill' Trip

Policy | By: Bloomberg News

In a quick change of events, China canceled a planned visit to farms in the U.S. heartland -- a trip touted by the Trump administration as a building of “goodwill.”

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23 Sep, 2019

What Is the Current Dairy Market Reflecting?

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

The increased volatility of Class III futures over the past few weeks was a sight to behold. But was it a real reflection of the market or just traders created volatility? As always, there are those who hold views on both sides of the market.

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