Cost of production, most notably labor, is lower on larger farms.
And every solution to negative PPDs comes with a trade-off.
A review of the U.S.-China trade deal initially slated for Saturday will be delayed due to scheduling issues and no new date has been agreed, according to sources familiar with the plans.
Meant to protect milk-feed margins, the Dairy Margin Coverage program has not functioned normally this summer.
As summer wears on and COVID cases surge, consumer health concerns are also ramping up.