Business

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

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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04 Jan, 2019

Good news: Positive Demand Bolsters Milk Futures

Business | By: Mike Opperman

Strong demand for product prices, especially powder, is leading to higher Class IV prices. The Class IV price movement is “lifting all dairy boats.”

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28 Dec, 2018

Dairy CEOs Discuss The State of the Dairy Industry

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Leaders fielded moderated and audience questions during the 2018 MILK Business Conference.

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25 Dec, 2018

Face Time Key to Managing Remote Employees

Business | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Managing employees working in other areas can be a challenge, but it’s not impossible.

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17 Dec, 2018

Idaho Dairy Puts Priority On People

Business | By: Betsy Jibben

Moo Riah Dairy uses FARM program as a guide to improve the development of their employees.

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