A new MILK Intelligence survey shows farmers have honed in on animal welfare over the past five years.
For processors, communicating quality attributes to customers and consumers is the challenge.
A Canadian study shows managing lameness improves profitability.
New robotic rotary is 4th in North America and 15thin the World.
While large farms remain efficient and profitable and small boutique style farms continue to thrive, it’s farms caught in the middle that will likely go out of business.
With the potential for guaranteed payments in February, March and April, producers still have time to sign up
Milk production in South America is mixed, with output in Argentina and Uruguay recovering while production in Brazil and Chile stumbles.
More Jerseys and crossbreds, plus better genetics and management, are increasing component levels of the U.S. milk supply.
Cull and replacement levels are about equal, which could limit U.S. production and help prices.