23 Jan, 2019

Consumer Demand Drives Niche Dairy Markets

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Ben Lane a senior economist at CoBank caught up with MILK editor Mike Opperman to explain the report their group recently released which outlines consumer demand shifts in the dairy industry.

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23 Jan, 2019

Global Supply, Demand To Put A Ceiling On Milk Prices In 2019

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Despite slow milk production growth around the world, supply will likely outpace demand in 2019 leaving prices pretty similar to 2018.

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22 Jan, 2019

FSA Employees Plan To Report To Work On Thursday

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Several USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) county-level employees who work in multiple states told AgWeb.com on Monday night that they are reporting back to work this Thursday, Jan. 24.

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21 Jan, 2019

Don’t Lose Hope Despite The Latest Dip In Milk Prices

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Last week milk markets tested recent lows and then bounced back. What’s causing this price action?

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21 Jan, 2019

China's 2018 Economic Growth Sinks To 3-Decade Low

Policy | By: The Associated Press

China’s 2018 economic growth fell to a three-decade low, adding to pressure on Beijing to settle a tariff war with Washington.

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18 Jan, 2019

Bill Would Grant Legal Status To Immigrants

News | By: Mike Opperman

Workers would be able to apply for "blue card" after working 100 days and eventually achieve permanent residence. 

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18 Jan, 2019

The Dairy Report: Descending Prices and a Monstrous Amount of Cheese

Markets | By: Taylor Leach

Due to the decrease in cheese consumption, stock piles are growing at a faster rate.

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16 Jan, 2019

California Dairy Quota Equity Plunges By Quarter Billion Dollars in December

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The panic selling may be related to a petition drive launched in November to end the 49-year-old quota program.

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16 Jan, 2019

Retaining Help Will Be Critical in 2019

Business | By: Fran Howard

Tight labor market will make it more difficult to retain and attract workers in 2019 and beyond. 

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16 Jan, 2019

Avoid These 5 Estate Planning Mistakes

Finance | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Be patient when it comes to estate planning to make sure you get it right. 

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