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17 May, 2019

Rollback Of Steel, Aluminum Tariffs "Big Plus" For Dairy

News | By: Mike Opperman

With steel and aluminum tariffs removed, the path is set for approval of USMCA and enhanced markets for U.S. cheese and other dairy products. 

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17 May, 2019

Here’s A List Of Dairy Products Impacted By New Chinese Tariffs

News | By: Mike Opperman

Lactose, infant formula and casein face biggest changes. 

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14 May, 2019

2018 DHI Somatic Cell Counts Lowest Ever

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Small Herds Tend To Have Higher SCCs

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08 May, 2019

Sustainability Award Winners Announced

News | By: Mike Opperman

Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy Honors farms and businesses for sustainable practices.

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08 May, 2019

March Dairy Margin Coverage Payment is 65¢/cwt

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Sign-up for DMC begins June 17 at local FSA offices.

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07 May, 2019

Wisconsin TB Herd Remains Under Quarantine

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Monthly testing of the herd will continue into 2020.

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30 Apr, 2019

Minnesota Dairy Industry In Crisis, Say Those Surveyed

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Some  dairy farmers are unable to acquire more credit and others finding the terms of extending credit unreasonable.

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23 Apr, 2019

Fair Oaks Takes Proactive Approach to Activist Video

News | By: Mike Opperman

Mike and Sue McCloskey play offense to ward off potential impact of a suspected activist video shot at Fair Oaks.

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19 Apr, 2019

Who Could Buy Dean Foods?

News | By: Mike Opperman

Canadian-based Saputo may be seeking to acquire the one of the largest processors in the U.S. 

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18 Apr, 2019

Hilmar Cheese To Sell Milk Powder Facility

News | By: Mike Opperman

Turlock, Calif. facility to be purchased by California Dairies, Inc.

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