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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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05 Dec, 2018

Dairy Outlook: It Will Take Six Months for Milk Prices To Recover

Business | By: Mike Opperman

2019 will look a lot like 2018, with price constraints coming from supply growth and fickle demand

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20 Nov, 2018

Better Your Business With These 10 Steps

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

A business plan can allow producers to control their destiny.

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12 Nov, 2018

Presentations From MILK Business Conference 2018

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Looking for power point presentations from the 2018 MILK Business Conference? Here they are!

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08 Nov, 2018

Secretariat and $20 Milk

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Will producers pace themselves or grow production at an unbridled pace?

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06 Nov, 2018

Selection for Immunity Could Save $72,330 per Year for 1,000 Cow Dairy

Business | By: Wyatt Bechtel

Recent research shows that selecting for immune response with genetics can save a 1,000 cow dairy an estimated $72,330 per lactation.

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30 Oct, 2018

Could Robots Slow Dairy Consolidation?

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Two new reports show robotic milking systems could level the playing field for dairies of all sizes.

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19 Oct, 2018

Control Your Robot

Business | By: Mike Opperman

A robot rotary parlor helps Qual Dairy control the milking process.

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18 Oct, 2018

Benchmark Your Cost Of Production

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The cost of producing one cwt of milk varies widely throughout the U.S. The best business owners know that number down to the penny.

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18 Oct, 2018

An Immigrant Family's Rocky Road To Success

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Anita Van der Laan moved to America and started her own farm with her husband Pieter. Today the Van der Laans, milk 4,500 cows and farm 7,000 acres with their grown children

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