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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13 Apr, 2018

The Time May Be Right For MPP

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Reduced Tier 1 premiums and lower projected margins improves value of MPP participation.

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09 Apr, 2018

Robots Bring Freedom

Business | By: Mike Opperman

By adding robots to their dairy, one Michigan couple finally has found freedom from being attached to the cows. 

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30 Mar, 2018

Does Cow Comfort Pay?

Business | By: Mike Opperman

A Canadian study shows managing lameness improves profitability.

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29 Mar, 2018

California Farmers Transition From Flat Barn to Robots

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

See how one family is making the transition to robots.

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28 Mar, 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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27 Mar, 2018

Relationships With Retail Brands Have Advantages, If You’re Ready

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Producers should be able to answer three basic questions when considering entering into retail supply agreements.

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20 Mar, 2018

Walmart: Friend or Foe?

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Walmart will start bottling milk soon. Is that good for the U.S. dairy industry?

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23 Feb, 2018

Is Genomic Testing Worth The Cost?

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Today’s milk price won’t keep this California farmer from genomic testing.

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31 Jan, 2018

One Canadian Producer's Perspective On Dairy Issues

Business | By: Mike Opperman

A Canadian producer gives his perspectives on supply management, NAFTA, Class 7 and other topics.

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