15 Jun, 2018

H-2A Visa Requests Increase 65%

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As the number of unemployed Americans hit a near 44-year low this week, the number of H-2A visa requests have more than doubled. 

view
15 Jun, 2018

Is It Time To Sell Out?

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

How to determine if you need to restructure your business.

view
15 Jun, 2018

How To Be A Good Borrower

Finance | By: Curt Covington

When it comes time sit down with your lender to review last year’s results and plan for next year, here are a few “can’t miss” suggestions.

view
14 Jun, 2018

Mostly Positive Restaurant Outlook Could Bode Well for Cheese

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Recovery in restaurant sales slows in May, but late-night diners and breakfast sales are helping to improve the outlook.

view
14 Jun, 2018

Idaho Processing Plant Expansion To Relieve Capacity Issues

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week Idaho Milk Products announced a $26 million expansion to its Jerome facility that will make room for an additional 1 million pounds of milk.

view
13 Jun, 2018

USDA Issues Another $100 Million in MPP Payments, Extends Enrollment

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While issuing another $100 million in back-payments for the Margin Protection Program, the USDA extended enrollment.

view
13 Jun, 2018

Senate Farm Bill Enhances Dairy Safety Net

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

The Senate Farm Bill, passed earlier today, includes beneficial provisions for U.S. dairy producers. 

view
13 Jun, 2018

Senate Panel OK's Farm Bill

Policy | By: The Associated Press

A Senate panel has approved a modest, bipartisan rewrite of federal farm and nutrition programs. 

view
13 Jun, 2018

Walmart Opens Indiana Milk Plant

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Today, Walmart opened its first milk processing facility in Ft. Wayne Indiana.

view
13 Jun, 2018

Bank Seizes Congressman’s Dairy

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week Rep. David Valado of California confirmed Rabobank seized his family’s dairy in an effort to resolve more than $8 million in outstanding loans.

 

view