05 Nov, 2018

Milk Powder Exports Offset Cheese Losses in September

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Total U.S. dairy exports in September were valued at $435.2 million, up 4% over last year.

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01 Nov, 2018

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Milk Supply Safety

Risk Management | By: Betsy Jibben

Many people wonder if there are antibiotics in their food. Two dairy groups are trying to promote the sensible use of antibiotics while they make sure residues stay out of the milk supply.

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31 Oct, 2018

SCC Average in Upper Midwest Drops Below 200,000

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Average SCC levels have declined some 30% since 2005.

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31 Oct, 2018

MPP Milk-Feed Margin Tops $8 in September

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

The All-Milk price climbed to $16.70, the highest of the year.

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30 Oct, 2018

Survey Shows Consumers Misled by Plant-Based Beverage Marketers

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Seventy-three percent of consumers queried believe almond milk has as much or more protein per serving than milk from cows. It doesn’t.

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30 Oct, 2018

Land O’Lakes Withdraws Support for Cong. Steve King

News | By: Jim Dickrell

LOL contributed $2,500 to King’s campaign, a fraction of the $400,000 in political contributions it has made this year.

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30 Oct, 2018

Wisconsin Confirms Case of Bovine Tuberculosis

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Meat inspectors identified a carcass with TB during a routine slaughter inspection.

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30 Oct, 2018

4 Traits of an Effective Farm Employee Incentive Plan

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

An employee incentive plan is one way farm owners can encourage key employees to stay, according to Peter Martin of K·Coe Isom.

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30 Oct, 2018

Could Robots Slow Dairy Consolidation?

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Two new reports show robotic milking systems could level the playing field for dairies of all sizes.

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29 Oct, 2018

Cheese Consumption More Than Makes Up For Fluid Milk’s Decline

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Total per capita dairy consumption is up nearly 20% over the last 20 years.

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