Business

Wise up with our business feed. From industry changes to technological advacements in the milk business.

18 Mar, 2016

MILK Business Conference

Business | By: Milk Author
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19 Feb, 2019

Air Force Pollution Forces New Mexico Dairy To Euthanize 4,000 Cows

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Art Schaap, owner of Highland Dairy in Clovis, New Mexico is facing a unique kind of devastation.

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12 Feb, 2019

Milk Hauling Rates Jump in Upper Midwest

Business | By: Jim Dickrell

Total hauling charges jumped more than $3 million per month last year for the 11,417 dairy farmers included in the study, though part of the increase was due to higher milk volumes.

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06 Feb, 2019

IVF Helps Turn Better Genetics Into Better Females

Business | By: Mike Opperman

At Terra Linda dairy, the focus is on creating more valuable females

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04 Feb, 2019

Compliance Key To High Preg Rates

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Lactating cows average 32% pregnancy rate on this Texas dairy

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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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21 Jan, 2019

Financial Planner: Estate Planning Is A Process, Not An Event

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Tim Veazy of Lincoln Financial, a company that specializes in working with farm families on their financial and estate planning, reminded farmers that succession planning is a process, not an event.

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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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11 Jan, 2019

Consumers Continue to Reshape the Dairy Supply Chain

Business | By: Mike Opperman

The desire for transparency changes how retailers market products and impacts production practices on the farm. 

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10 Jan, 2019

Mountain of Cheese Weighing Heavy on Class III Prices

Business | By: Mike Opperman

The U.S. is sitting on a 1.4 billion pound cheese surplus, considered the largest in history.  

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