28 Feb, 2019

Update: When Will You See Farm Bill Implementation?

Policy | By: Mike Opperman

‘Show me the money’ becomes ‘show me the implementation’ as dairy producers wait for progress on 2018 promises. 

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28 Feb, 2019

USDA Reauthorizes Dairy Forward Pricing Program

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

The program had expired September 30, 2018, but was reauthorized with the 2018 Farm Bill.

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28 Feb, 2019

2018 Dairy Cow Culling Up 5.5%

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

For the year, dairy farmers sent 3.153 million cows to slaughter in federally inspected plants.

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27 Feb, 2019

More Information On PFAS Health Risks

News | By: Mike Opperman

Two government agencies answer questions about the potential risks of PFAS to human and animal health. 

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26 Feb, 2019

Dairy Margin Coverage Program Offers Best Risk Protection

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Current dairy futures prices don't offer much opportunity, say Wisconsin economists.

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26 Feb, 2019

Loss of Generic Cheese Names Could Cost U.S. Dairy Farmers Billions

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

Farm gate milk prices could fall 97¢ to $2.14/cwt in just the first three years, leading to the $9.5 to $20.2 billion in revenue losses.

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26 Feb, 2019

Consumers More Often Turn To Whole Milk

Business | By: Fran Howard

Despite a whole milk sales resurgence, sales of total fluid milks in 2018 posted the second largest year-over-year decline since 2000.

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25 Feb, 2019

Stronger Broadband Ahead

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Government and private industry will strengthen infrastructure

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25 Feb, 2019

Can Bovine Vets Survive a Decline of Small Dairy and Beef Operations?

Business | By: Portia Stewart

As some small agricultural businesses fail, what does this mean for the future of bovine veterinarians?

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25 Feb, 2019

Concerned About PFAS In Your Water? Here’s What To Do

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

James Bearzi, senior regulatory and environmental specialist at Glorieta Geoscience Inc., an environmental consultancy working with dairy…

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