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21 Jun, 2018

Fitzgerald to Lead USFRA

News | By: Mike Opperman

Former Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy Senior VP will focus on growing consumer dialogue

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20 Jun, 2018

52 More Dairy Farmers In New York Without Contracts

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Almost every week the number of farmers who have been left without a home for their milk grows. This time, 52 farmers in New York are being released by Marcus Dairy, a fluid milk processor in Danbury Conn.

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20 Jun, 2018

Saputo CEO Criticizes Canada’s Class 7 Program

News | By: Jim Dickrell

He calls the Class 7 program "having your cake and eating it, too."

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19 Jun, 2018

Dairy Quota Value Big Reason Canada Won’t Give Up Supply Management

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Billions in quota value underpin Canadian dairy loans.

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18 Jun, 2018

USDA Readies California For Federal Order

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The first advanced prices will be announced Oct. 17 in preparation for the California Order to go into affect November 1. 

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13 Jun, 2018

Walmart Opens Indiana Milk Plant

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Today, Walmart opened its first milk processing facility in Ft. Wayne Indiana.

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13 Jun, 2018

Bank Seizes Congressman’s Dairy

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

This week Rep. David Valado of California confirmed Rabobank seized his family’s dairy in an effort to resolve more than $8 million in outstanding loans.

 

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13 Jun, 2018

I Buy All My Milk From Walmart

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

More harm than good will come from boycotting Walmart. Let me explain why.

 

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11 Jun, 2018

Fairlife Is Expanding Into Canada

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Last week the Coca-Cola company announced an $85M CAD investment to build a new production facility in Peterborough, Ontario, capable of producing Fairlife ultrafiltered milk.

 

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11 Jun, 2018

Trump: Dairy Is Reason For Canadian Metal Tariffs

News | By: Mike Opperman

The President says it was dairy, not national security, that caused Canadian tariffs.

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