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

20 Apr, 2018

April Blizzard Won’t Impact Markets

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Last weekend a blizzard that dumped several feet of heavy snow hit dairies in Minnesota and Wisconsin with fury, still the storm isn’t likely to impact markets.

 

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19 Apr, 2018

ICE Raids New York Dairy Without A Warrant

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

A dairy farmer in New York was roughed up by ICE agents on Monday when he confronted them about arresting one of his employees without a warrant.

 

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16 Apr, 2018

Heavy Snow Buries Wisconsin Farms

News | By: Mike Opperman

Blizzard Evelyn dumped as much of two feet of wet, heavy snow in the upper Midwest. That proved to be too much for some barn roofs. 

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12 Apr, 2018

Canada Considers Health Warning Labels on Some Dairy Products

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The measure could cost the Canadian dairy industry $800 million.

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10 Apr, 2018

Where Will The Dairy Industry Be in 50 Years?

News | By: Jim Dickrell

To meet growing consumer demand, dairy production per cow will have to double.

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06 Apr, 2018

What You Think Of President Trump

News | By: Mike Opperman

Commentary around Trump's impact on the industry mostly say he's not to blame. 

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05 Apr, 2018

NMPF Takes on Pea ‘Milk’

News | By: Jim Dickrell

NMPF says labeling product as 'milk' confuses consumers and violates federal product standards of identity.

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04 Apr, 2018

Potential New Buyer For A Handful Of Dropped Pennsylvania Dairies

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The Center for Dairy Excellence has a potential buyer in place for more than a dozen farmers dropped by Dean Foods.

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02 Apr, 2018

#DairyDanceOff, Milk Prices & More

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In last week's inaugural episode of the Barn Buzz video chat, I chatted with Katie and Jessica, the girls behind the #DairyDanceOff.

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02 Apr, 2018

Western Corn Belt Dairy Budgets Turn Ugly

News | By: Jim Dickrell

The lowest cost herd, the freestall herd achieving 24,000 lb of milk per cow, saw a total loss of 22¢/cwt.

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