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19 Dec, 2018

U.S. Dairy Industry on Top in Sustainability

News | By: Fran Howard

U.S. dairy cows, as some of the most efficient in the world, emit lower levels of greenhouse gas based on milk output.

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19 Dec, 2018

U.S. Cheesemakers Bring Home the Gold, Silver and Bronze

News | By: Jim Dickrell

Since 2011, the U.S. has ranked third in the world in total medal counts, behind only Spain and the United Kingdom.

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17 Dec, 2018

BREAKING: President Authorizes Second MFP Payment

News | By: Clinton Griffiths

President tweets his approval for second round of trade aid.

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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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