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06 Dec, 2018

Farm Carbon Emissions Could Be The New Quota System in Europe

News | By: Jim Dickrell

'Carbon is something that will ultimately have to be priced.' --EU Commissioner Phil Hogan.

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30 Nov, 2018

Trade Wars Trigger Crisis for Dairy Farmers

News | By: Laurie Fischer

Coalition asks how long the President and legislators will allow trade wars to continue, calls for an end.

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29 Nov, 2018

Every Sixth Gallon of Milk Wasted Globally

News | By: Jim Dickrell

In the United States, losses might be even greater, at nearly a third of dairy foods.

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28 Nov, 2018

Activist Group Releases Tariff Relief Payments to Farmers

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The largest payment of $140,804 went to a dairy farm in Hanford, Calif.

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27 Nov, 2018

New Zealand: Fewer Herds, More Cows Per Farm

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Cows per New Zealand farm now average 431 head.

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27 Nov, 2018

Idaho Dairy Farmers Support Immigrant Legal Services

News | By: Mike Opperman

A $60,000 donation will help provide services to immigrant workers and their families.

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26 Nov, 2018

NMPF’s Jim Mulhern Talks Dairy Plight on PBS News Hour

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The Trump aid package represents about a penny a gallon while farmers are set to lose 12 cents.

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19 Nov, 2018

Analysts Call October Milk Production Report ‘Slightly Bullish’

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

USDA released their October Milk Production report on Monday with total U.S. milk production at 17.905 billion pounds.

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19 Nov, 2018

How Not To Confront Animal Activists

News | By: Dairy Talk

With hidden cameras rolling, any confrontation provides animal activists with more controversy and fund raising fodder.

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15 Nov, 2018

FDA Extends Comment Period on Milk Labeling—Again

News | By: Jim Dickrell

“This extension will allow the dairy community, as well as health professionals, to fully explain why consumers deserve accurate and honest information about their food options." Jim Mulhern, National Milk Producers Federation

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