28 Jun, 2019

Supreme Court To Decide On End To DACA

Labor | By: The Associated Press

Court to decide if Trump can end Obama-era program. 

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28 Jun, 2019

Mailbox Milk Price Average Lowest Since 2009

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Federal Milk Marketing Order data shows mailbox milk prices averaged just $15.72/cwt in 2018, down $1.59 from 2017 and the lowest since 2009.

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28 Jun, 2019

Dairy Farmers Cull 258,000 Cows in May

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Dairy farmers culled 13,000 head more than a year ago. 

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28 Jun, 2019

8 Tips For Managing A Bigger Milk Check

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Milk prices are climbing, which means you should see it in your milk check. Here's some advice on what to do with the extra money.

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27 Jun, 2019

Farmers to Receive Retroactive Dairy Margin Coverage Payments in July

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

According to Bill Northey, USDA Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation, the office of management and budget is finalizing some details, but USDA is ready to issue payments as soon as they get the green light.

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26 Jun, 2019

Think Like An Entrepreneur When You Start Your Business

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Get experience, build a plan and be patient to achieve your dream of owning a dairy.

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26 Jun, 2019

Labor Turnover Incredibly Expensive

Labor | By: Jim Dickrell

Recruiting, training and incorporating a new employee can cost 150 to 250% of an employee’s annual wage.

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25 Jun, 2019

Lower Milk Production Bodes Well for Fall Milk Prices

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Class III prices could top $18 in October and November.

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25 Jun, 2019

California To Adjust Quota Assessment

Policy | By: Jim Dickrell

California’s 38₵/cwt assessment to fund its quota program is generating about $1 million revenue more than is necessary.

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24 Jun, 2019

Overhe(a)rd: Fair Oaks Farms, Meat the Millennial and Shrinking Farms

News | By: Portia Stewart

This first episode of Overhe(a)rd, the Farm Journal Livestock podcast, examines the latest topics in livestock news, including the…

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