30 Jan, 2019

U.S. Could Lose Out Billions in Dairy Exports to Japan

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

New trade agreements between Japan and other countries could put the U.S. dairy industry at a severe competitive disadvantage.

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29 Jan, 2019

How Big Will Your MPP Refund Be?

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Under the 2018 farm bill, dairy producers will receive a refund up to 75% of Margin Protection Program (MPP) premiums paid from 2014 to 2017, excluding administrative fees.

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29 Jan, 2019

Dairy Margin Coverage Program FAQs

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The government shutdown created some confusion about this program and its implementation.

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29 Jan, 2019

How To Keep Employees Safe During This Arctic Blast

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Keeping animals warm is one challenge, keeping employees safe is another. 

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28 Jan, 2019

Last Chance To Comment on Milk Alternatives

News | By: Mike Opperman

The FDA comment period closes at midnight tonight.

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28 Jan, 2019

USDA To Prioritize Implementing Dairy Portion Of 2018 Farm Bill

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

USDA is laser focused on farm bill implementation and the new dairy program is a top priority.

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25 Jan, 2019

Are You Sending The Right 1099s?

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The deadline to file 1099s with the IRS is January 31, 2019.

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25 Jan, 2019

Government Shutdown to End, 3-Week Funding Agreement Reached

Policy | By: Jim Wiesemeyer

President Donald Trump and congressional leaders have a deal to reopen government agencies through Feb. 15.

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24 Jan, 2019

‘We’ve Got A Bit of a Mess On Our Hands.’

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Near-term market optimism is in short supply, say these Wisconsin dairy economists.

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24 Jan, 2019

In Tight Times, Leasing Might Be An Option

Finance | By: Jim Dickrell

Leasing is an alternative to conventional financing with some cash-flow benefits.

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