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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31 Jul, 2020

Carbon Goal Will Create Undue Hardships For Farmers, Congressman Says

Business | By: Rhonda Brooks

The goal for the U.S. to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, as it currently is proposed, will create undue hardships for rural Americans and, specifically, farmers, according to U.S. Rep. Austin Scott (R-GA, 8th District).

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24 Jul, 2020

A Special Message from Our Dairy Editor on #FieldDays

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

As a dairy farmer and long-time observer in the evolution of our nation’s farming and agricultural industry, I am excited to tell you more about the launch of our inaugural Farm Journal Field Days show.

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23 Jul, 2020

Dairy Herd Size Has Tremendous Impact on Costs

Business | By: Jim Dickrell

There is almost two-fold difference in the total economic cost of producing milk between the nation’s smallest and largest dairy farms.

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15 Jul, 2020

Could Beef on Dairy be Your Next Profit Center? Learn How!

Business | By: Taylor Leach

Building a successful beef on dairy program takes more than just selecting black bulls.

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02 Jul, 2020

Midwest SCCs Continue to Tick Down

Business | By: Jim Dickrell

Wisconsin had the lowest cell count in the Upper Midwest order, averaging 174,000 cells/mL last year.

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26 Jun, 2020

Borden Dairy Approved for Sale, Will Remain Intact

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca


Borden Dairy announced Friday the sale of all Borden assets to Capital Peak Partners and its affiliates following a court-approved sale process. 

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16 Jun, 2020

Former Dean Foods CEO, Investment Group Likely to Purchase Borden Foods

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week, court documents show an investment group called New Dairy Opco LLC, comprised of KKR & Co. and Capitol Peak Parters, will purchase all of Borden’s assets if approved by the bankruptcy court on Thursday.

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09 Jun, 2020

Choose Your Business Path: Growth or Decline

Business | By: Sara Schafer

As trends, economics and the environment change, you can adapt and capitalize on the opportunities, or you can stay the course and watch your business decline. 

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29 May, 2020

Dean Foods Bankruptcy Leaves Farmers Without Payment

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dozens of farmers who ship their milk directly to Dean Foods and have not been paid for their April milk.

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