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China
Mar 02, 2020

China Uses Dairy Factory to Show it's Getting Back to Work

As milk bottles and yogurt six-packs zipped past on a conveyor belt at a state-owned dairy, reporters heard a sales pitch from a Communist Party official: China Inc. has reopened for business.

Gavel Money Court Fraud
Feb 28, 2020

Owner of Shuttered Dairy Pleads Guilty in $60M Fraud

The owner of an award-winning organic dairy in Pennsylvania that abruptly closed its doors last fall pleaded guilty Thursday to running a Ponzi scheme that bilked investors of nearly $60 million.

USDA_Export_Port_Ship_5
Feb 24, 2020

India, U.S. Struggling to Bridge Trade Dispute as Trump Visits

American dairy farmers, distillers and drugmakers have been eager to break into India, the world’s seventh-biggest economy but a tough-to-penetrate colossus of 1.3 billion people.

AP Lab Grown Fake Meat
Feb 11, 2020

Maryland Bill Would Limit What Foods May Be Labeled ‘Meat’

Foods made of animal tissues cultured from cells outside of the original animal, or made from plants or insects could not be labeled “meat."

Hemp
Feb 07, 2020

Leading Kentucky Hemp Processor Files for Bankruptcy

A bankruptcy filing by a leading hemp processor strikes a “gut punch" to the fledgling industry as it tries to secure a foothold in Kentucky, the state's agriculture commissioner said Thursday.

money-cash-dollars
Feb 05, 2020

Republicans Promise 'Bigger and Bolder' Rural Wisconsin Plan

Republican lawmakers are considering proposals to cut property taxes and insurance costs for farmers as part of a package to help rural Wisconsin.

court-gavel
Feb 03, 2020

Prosecutors: Owner of Shuttered Organic Dairy Fan $60M Fraud

The owner of an award-winning organic dairy in Pennsylvania that abruptly closed its doors last fall is accused of milking investors to the tune of nearly $60 million.

MVP Dairy Rotary Parlor
Feb 03, 2020

In Fight to Survive, U.S. Dairy Farmers Look for any Tech Edge

At Rosendale Dairy, each of the 9,000 cows has a microchip implanted in an ear that workers can scan with smartphones for up-to-the-minute information on how the animal is doing.

Rain
Feb 03, 2020

USDA OKs Disaster Areas for 3 Indiana Counties Hit by Rain

Three western Indiana counties hit by excessive rainfall last year have been declared primary natural disaster areas by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.