Anna-Lisa LacaOnline and Business Editor



Articles By Anna-Lisa Laca

Whitesides Dairy 007
Jan 07, 2020

Dairy Report: Dairy Farmers Pay Employees More Than Ever Before

A recent survey from Farm Journal found employees across the agriculture industry continue to struggle to find and keep employees.

Art Schaap Dairy
Dec 31, 2019

Farm Journal Study Finds Dairy Farmers Face Labor Challenges

Farmers are paying employees more than they’ve ever paid. They are more efficient with their labor than they’ve ever been, and yet they’re frustrated.

Animal well being
Dec 30, 2019

Road Map for Animal Well-Being

The crossroads of stewardship and welfare

Dec 19, 2019

Ag Industry Commends USMCA House Passage

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly passed the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA).

U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement USMCA
Dec 19, 2019

USMCA Passes In The House, Dairy Leaders Urge Senate Action

The House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly passed the U.S. Canada Mexico Agreement (USMCA) with a vote of 385-41.

Dec 16, 2019

3 Milk Market Factors To Watch In 2020

Analysts predict Class III milk prices to range from $16 to $19.50.

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Dec 16, 2019

Ag Funding Bill Includes $1.5 Billion In Additional Disaster Aid

“We secured another $1.5 billion in disaster assistance for our farmers and ranchers in the Agriculture Appropriations bill." - Sen. John Hoeven

Whitesides Dairy 007
Dec 16, 2019

Why Farm Bureau Didn’t Support The House Labor Bill

While the American Farm Bureau Federation recognizes an ag labor solution is an urgent need, they saw some key issues with the House bill they hope to resolve in the Senate.

Greg Hooker Dairy
Dec 11, 2019

House of Representatives Passes Farm Workforce Bill

On Wednesday, 34 Republicans joined 226 Democrats passed the Farm Workforce Modernization Act (H.R. 5038).