18 Jun, 2020

New Dietary Guidelines Affirm Dairy’s Role in Healthy Diets

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

The final report is expected in mid-July.

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17 Jun, 2020

U.S. Dairy Cries Foul Over Canada’s USMCA Implementation

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

The provisions were announced June 15 and are set to go into effect July 1.

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16 Jun, 2020

‘The Last Thing We Need Is More Milk’

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Co-op base plans paused the surge in cow numbers that were starting to re-build.

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16 Jun, 2020

Former Dean Foods CEO, Investment Group Likely to Purchase Borden Foods

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week, court documents show an investment group called New Dairy Opco LLC, comprised of KKR & Co. and Capitol Peak Parters, will purchase all of Borden’s assets if approved by the bankruptcy court on Thursday.

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16 Jun, 2020

Mostly Positive News in Global Dairy Market Trading

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

World prices, with exception of skim milk powder, are well below U.S. prices. 

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15 Jun, 2020

California Holds Long-Anticipated Quota Hearing

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

About 70 California dairy farmers testified in last week’s virtual hearing on the state’s dairy quota program.

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15 Jun, 2020

Fluid Milk Sales Soar Under COVID-19 Lockdowns

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Fluid milk demand exploded by more 45 million gallons in the first 2 weeks of COVID quarantines.

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12 Jun, 2020

Use Video in Job Postings to Recruit Top Talent

Labor | By: Sara Schafer

Short videos can showcase your work environment and attract top talent when included in job postings.

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11 Jun, 2020

Milk Production, All Milk Price Forecasts Pushed Higher for 2020

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In their June World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates report on Thursday, USDA both pushed milk production and all milk price forecasts higher for 2020.

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11 Jun, 2020

Is Your Dairy Business Ready for COVID's Wave?

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

'I see more head winds going forward than tail winds.' Sam Miller, BMO-Harris Bank.

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