On Wednesday President Trump formally nominated acting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) director to lead the agency.
The Department of Agriculture is throwing out Obama-era school nutrition standards and tossing a lifeline to the dairy industry. It’s called more fat, sugar, and salt.
Last week USDA Agricultural Marketing Service released the December class prices despite the ongoing government shutdown.
Currently, there are 7,225 Grade A dairy farms, 541 Grade B farms that still ship milk in cans and 344 bulk tank Grade B farms in Wisconsin.
The group cites a reduction in cheese exports to China by nearly 65% and to Mexico by more than 10%.
Competition for the growing Mexican dairy market should pick up now that the trans-Pacific trade agreement is in effect.