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News related to milk business, tax fluctuations, nation-wide practises, technology advancements and much more.

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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08 Oct, 2019

Dean Foods Leaves IDFA Over Food Labeling

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

On Tuesday Dean Foods announced they were leaving the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA).

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06 Oct, 2019

Opinion: Get the 'Get Big Or Get Out' Outta Here

News | By: Chip Flory

Chip Flory had the opportunity to speak with Secretary Perdue about the Administration’s biofuels plan Friday morning.

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27 Sep, 2019

McDonald’s Testing Beyond Meat in Canada

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

McDonald’s on Thursday announced it is going to test a new plant-based burger in nearly 30 restaurants in Ontario, Canada beginning September 30.

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27 Sep, 2019

Deadlines, Trade & Optimism: Don’t Miss This Week’s News Highlights

News | By: Taylor Leach

This week’s news moved quickly.  We summarize the essential highlights to keep you up-to-date.

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26 Sep, 2019

Letter To The Editor Discusses DFA's 50/50 Plant-Based Milk Beverage

News | By: Letter to the Editor

"I am fascinated by the innovative steps agriculture as a whole has taken to make our food new and exciting, but also keep up with the growing demands of younger generations who crave adventure, convenience and nutrition."

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10 Sep, 2019

DMI Executive Defends Salary Scrutiny

News | By: Mike Opperman

Recent press questions pay levels for DMI executives and the role of the checkoff in supporting dairy product demand. 

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