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08 Nov, 2018

USDA Lowers Milk Production Forecast

News | By: Mike Opperman

Lower dairy cow numbers are expected to slow production into 2019

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06 Nov, 2018

All-Milk Prices Projected To Rise to $19—by 2026

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Per cow milk production is expected to climb to 26,530 lb of 2028, a 14.5% increase over 2018.

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31 Oct, 2018

SCC Average in Upper Midwest Drops Below 200,000

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Average SCC levels have declined some 30% since 2005.

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30 Oct, 2018

Survey Shows Consumers Misled by Plant-Based Beverage Marketers

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Seventy-three percent of consumers queried believe almond milk has as much or more protein per serving than milk from cows. It doesn’t.

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30 Oct, 2018

Land O’Lakes Withdraws Support for Cong. Steve King

News | By: Jim Dickrell

LOL contributed $2,500 to King’s campaign, a fraction of the $400,000 in political contributions it has made this year.

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30 Oct, 2018

Wisconsin Confirms Case of Bovine Tuberculosis

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Meat inspectors identified a carcass with TB during a routine slaughter inspection.

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29 Oct, 2018

Cheese Consumption More Than Makes Up For Fluid Milk’s Decline

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Total per capita dairy consumption is up nearly 20% over the last 20 years.

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24 Oct, 2018

ICYMI: 3 Trends From Dairy Producers, PETA’s Strange Milk Claim and More

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Check out the top headlines making news this week on milkbusiness.com.

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24 Oct, 2018

NMPF Asks for More Dairy Aid

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Though USDA is offering $127 million in aid to dairy farmers, losses from tariffs will exceed that figure by at least eight-fold, says NMPF.

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23 Oct, 2018

a2 Milk Claims Referred to Federal Trade Commission

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The claims were initially challenged by the National Milk Producers Federation.

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