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01 Apr, 2020

Milk Dumping Underway

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dairy Farmers of America says a sudden change in demand due to the coronavirus is forcing some processors to cut or change their production schedules which is leaving excess milk on the market. 

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26 Mar, 2020

AgDay Weather: Rainy Weekend Ahead

News | By: Marge Kulba

Some areas are going to see more rain during the weekend.

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24 Mar, 2020

COVID-19 Dairy Farm Losses Could Exceed $2.85 Billion

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The National Milk Producers Federation expects sales challenges to increase over the next months.

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23 Mar, 2020

California Postpones Dairy Quota Hearing

News | By: Jim Dickrell

COVID-19 pandemic forces postponement.

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23 Mar, 2020

COVID-19: This Too Shall Pass

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Everywhere I turn it feels like the world is spinning out of control because of five letters and two numbers: COVID-19.

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21 Mar, 2020

Dean Foods Dumps Dairy Co-Op as Stalking Horse Bidder

News | By: Jim Wiesemeyer
 Big dairy merger collapses as Dean Foods, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) withdraw. 
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20 Mar, 2020

Homeland Security Recognizes Agriculture as Critical Industry

News | By: Jennifer Shike

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued guidance on Thursday on critical industry workforce that should continue as the country addresses and responds to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. U.S. food and agriculture was included among 16 critical industries.

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16 Mar, 2020

Minnesota Bill Would Place Moratorium On Large Dairy Expansions

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The bill is being promoted by the Land Stewardship Project.

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16 Mar, 2020

Will Dairy Meet Its 25% Reduction Goal in GHGs This Year?

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The key is higher efficiency in both feed and milk production and productivity per cow.

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11 Mar, 2020

COVID-19: 5 Things Your Farm Should Do Now

News | By: Jennifer Shike

As novel coronavirus (COVID-19) makes its way into the U.S., are you prepared for some of the more likely scenarios that could impact your operation? 

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