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18 Nov, 2019

China, U.S. Trade Talks Continue With Some Signs of Progress

News | By: Bloomberg News

Top negotiators from China and the U.S. talked again this weekend, after signs of concessions from both sides on some of the outstanding issues.

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14 Nov, 2019

Dean Foods Bondholders Just Say No to Merger With Dairy Co-op

News | By: Bloomberg News

At a first-day bankruptcy hearing, an attorney for a third of the company’s bondholders said that while Dean is “focusing exclusively” on a combination with the co-op, that option won’t be “value-maximizing.”

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13 Nov, 2019

Dairy Farmers of America Wants to Buy Dean Foods But Others May Too

News | By: Bloomberg News

Dairy Farmers of America Inc, the biggest U.S. dairy cooperative, is in advanced talks to acquire U.S. milk processor Dean Foods Co. But other would-be buyers could emerge.

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13 Nov, 2019

Dairy Checkoff Issues Statement Following Dean Foods Bankruptcy Announcement

News | By: Jim Dickrell

DMI says "U.S. dairy community remains a strong and diverse sector."

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12 Nov, 2019

NTSB Isn’t Sure What Caused John Pagel’s Plane Crash

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The plane had reached an altitude of 18,300 feet when the pilot radioed he was losing control.

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12 Nov, 2019

Dean Foods Files for Bankruptcy, Hopes To Sell to DFA

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dean Foods said it has nearly $850 million secured in debtor-in-possession financing to continue regular operations until the deal is finished.

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09 Nov, 2019

Week in Review: Safety in Numbers

News | By: Brittany Bowman

From PFAS to a five-year high in milk prices, get up-to-date on the week’s dairy news here.

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04 Nov, 2019

FDA Releases Survey Results, Finds Harmful Levels of PFAS In Milk Samples Tested

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The FDA recently released the testing methods it is using to test for 16 types of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in a variety of food groups.

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18 Oct, 2019

Week in Review: In with the Old, Out with the New (and Wet)

News | By: Brittany Bowman

This week saw a legal battle over dairy greenhouse gas emissions, a new industry chairman and an abundance of wet grain for feed.

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11 Oct, 2019

Dairy Farmer Files Lawsuit on PFAS Groundwater Contamination

News | By: Portia Stewart

Two seperate lawsuits will target the foam manufacturers and the Air Force base accused of spreading the toxins.

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