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

12 Jul, 2018

DFA To Shift Milk From Closing Dean Foods Plants, Protect Members

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Cooperative will provide secure market for its members

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12 Jul, 2018

Food Companies Launch Sustainability Alliance

News | By: Mike Opperman

New organization aims to influence policy relating to sustainability

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12 Jul, 2018

Full-fat Dairy Products Won’t Hurt You--But You Knew That

News | By: Jim Dickrell

There is now evidence suggesting those who consume full fat dairy products have a 42% lower risk of dying from stroke.

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10 Jul, 2018

Dean Foods To Close A Milk Plant In Illinois

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Dean Foods plans to close one of their milk bottling plants in Illinois this year.

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06 Jul, 2018

Dean Foods Takes Majority Ownership of Plant-based Dairy-alternative Company

News | By: Wyatt Bechtel

After selling the maker of almond and soy milk brand Silk a few years ago, Dean Foods is reentering the dairy-alternative market by buying a flaxmilk company.

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06 Jul, 2018

Help Dairy Cares Reach $1 Million Goal

News | By: Mike Opperman

Dairy Cares, a Wisconsin charity run by dairy producers, has donated more than $800,000 to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin since 2011.

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05 Jul, 2018

21,212 Dairy Farmers Enroll in 2018 Margin Protection Program—So Far

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Indemnity payments average $6,650 per farm.

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05 Jul, 2018

Oregon Dairy Loses Waste Management Permit

News | By: Taylor Leach

13,000-cow dairy has 60 days to remove herd and clean manure management system.

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04 Jul, 2018

The Reason I Cry During The National Anthem

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Despite all the messiness, pain, hate and anger, our sweet country is a land of opportunity and privilege.

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02 Jul, 2018

Quebec Premier: Canada Should Rethink Milk Pricing

News | By: Bloomberg News

Official says Class 7 pricing system is the biggest concern, not supply management. 

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