07 Sep, 2018

Are You Taking Advantage Of Futures? History Shows You Should

Risk Management | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

With the futures market offering $16 milk for the first half of next year, is that an opportunity to take advantage of? One analyst says absolutely.

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07 Sep, 2018

NAFTA 2.0: Will Canada Give Up Supply Management?

Policy | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

All eyes have been on Washington this week as trade negotiators from the U.S. and Canada work to come to a final agreement on the…

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06 Sep, 2018

Here’s What’s Next for E-Verify

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Bill would require e-verify in place of I-9 forms

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06 Sep, 2018

Robotic Teat Dip Arms Cut Parlor Labor in Half

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Teat dip coverage more consistent than manual application

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06 Sep, 2018

Call for Nominations: 2019 Innovative Dairy Farmer of the Year Award

News | By: Jim Dickrell

New focus of the 20--year old award is on…

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05 Sep, 2018

How Government Cheese Came To Be

Markets | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The United States government has a long history with purchasing dairy products to increase milk prices.

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05 Sep, 2018

Wisconsin Loses Another 47 Dairy Farms in August

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The rate of Wisconsin dairy farm exits in the last year is about a third higher than it was in 2017.

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05 Sep, 2018

Farm Bill’s New Dairy Program Would Triple Payments For Smaller Farms

Risk Management | By: Jim Dickrell

Dairy Risk Coverage would have provided 71 cents/cwt in net benefits if it had been in place since 2015.

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04 Sep, 2018

Prices Mixed On Global Dairy Trade Auction

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

Cheese prices up, butter down, powder up and down.

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03 Sep, 2018

Arla To Give 2018 Profits To Struggling Dairy Farmers

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The drought in Europe has dairy farmers there experiencing significant pain.

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