29 Oct, 2019

California Quota Meetings To Show Sobering Impacts

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

If quotas were terminated suddenly, California milk production could decline as much as 4.2%.

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28 Oct, 2019

4 Tips to Prepare for Dairy’s Next Downturn

Risk Management | By: Taylor Leach

Although producers are still gun shy to admit that things are looking up for the dairy industry, a considerable improvement in milk prices has seemed to lift their spirits.

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25 Oct, 2019

Overhe(a)rd: What is PFAS (And Why Should I Care?)

Business | By: Portia Stewart

In the latest episode of Overhe(a)rd, we talk about what you need to know about PFAS and groundwater contamination. 

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25 Oct, 2019

My Daughter Won’t Inherit Our Dairy

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Here’s why: we started our farm from scratch and we’re better off for it.

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25 Oct, 2019

The Path Back To The Farm

Business | By: Sara Schafer

Before a child returns to the operation, the senior generation needs to have a deep and meaningful dialogue with the potential successor.

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24 Oct, 2019

EU Picking Up Dairy Market Share in Mexico

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Revamped trade agreement between the European Union and Mexico cutting into U.S. market share.

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23 Oct, 2019

Increased Cow Efficiency Leads to Stunning Decrease in Resource Utilization

Leadership | By: Jim Dickrell

Increasing milk production leads to a 20% reduction in manure and GHGs produced per unit of milk.

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23 Oct, 2019

Building New Parlor A Once-in-a-Career Decision

Business | By: Jim Dickrell

Not only are parlors huge capital investments, they determine cow flow and labor requirements for years to come.

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21 Oct, 2019

USDA September Milk Production Report Full of Surprises

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The report was bearish market expectations.

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21 Oct, 2019

Class III Finishes Sharply Higher Monday

Markets | By: Know Your Market

A bid in the milk and cheese markets showed up on Monday morning and the market followed through in spot cheddar trade and Class III futures.

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