14 Mar, 2018

Lawmakers Reach Agreement On Section 199A Change

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Under the new agreement, co-op members would no longer be allowed to deduct 20% of their sales. But farmers who sell only to co-ops would likely get a deduction that flows through from the cooperative.

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13 Mar, 2018

Spot Dry Whey to Aid the Industry

Markets | By: AgDairy Market Update

With the implementation of a spot dry whey daily market, more accurate information is available for decision making in the marketplace.

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13 Mar, 2018

Global Production Slowing Down

Data | By: Mike Opperman

While production in the U.S., EU, New Zealand and Australia continues to grow, it's growing at a slower rate. 

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12 Mar, 2018

When It Comes To Milk Prices, Domestic Dairy Demand Matters

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

While most of the conversation about overcoming the poor prices currently plaguing the industry is centered on boosting exports, Mike Opperman, editor of Farm Journal’s MILK, says not to overlook domestic demand.

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12 Mar, 2018

Farm Bill Draft To Be Released This Week

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Analysts say the House draft of the Farm Bill could make its way out of the House Agriculture Committee as early as Wednesday this week.

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12 Mar, 2018

Russia Tries to Influence GMO Perception

Policy | By: Fran Howard

GMO corn better for cows than non-GMO varieties, studies show

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12 Mar, 2018

California Federal Order Process Back on Track

News | By: Jim Dickrell

A judicial review expected to take months is completed in three weeks.

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09 Mar, 2018

President Follows Through with Tariff Action

Policy | By: Wes Mills

After a week of hints and uncertainty, President Donald Trump on Thursday announced tariffs on imported steel and aluminum but with temporary exemptions for Canada and Mexico as he seeks to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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08 Mar, 2018

WASDE: USDA Bumps Class III Prices Higher, Reduces Class IV Prices

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In their March World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, USDA delivered a mixed bag of milk price forecasts.

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08 Mar, 2018

January Dairy Exports Up 9% in Volume

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

But low global prices hamper export value growth.

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