Company beat 2016 investor suit in March only to be sued anew.
The Senate Appropriations Committee tweaked the Dairy Margin Protection Program (MPP) this week, and if passed by Congress would make the program more affordable for smaller producers and increasing the likelihood that margin payments will be triggered.
The U.S. beef cow herd increased 7% in the past two years, while beef replacement heifers were down 2% since USDA's last mid-year inventory report.
Senate Appropriations Committee wants to make program more small-farm friendly.
Milk production during the April-June quarter totaled 55.3 billion lb., that’s a jump of 1.8 percent compared to the same time last year.
A person who reported eating at a Chipotle in northern Virginia has tested positive for norovirus.
Largest such study finds rampant antibiotic use in chickens.
More than 100 dairy cows and calves are believed to have been killed after a fire broke out in a large barn on a farm near the Canadian border in northern New York.
Finding is different from ‘classical’ threat, agency says.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he will continue to defend the supply management system that protects the Canadian dairy industry in talks about revamping the North American Free Trade Agreement.
An atypical case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has been identified in an eleven-year old cow in Alabama, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Latest suspected norovirus outbreak sends shares tumbling.
Thanks to NAFTA, the U.S. enjoys 73% share of Mexico's dairy imports.
Even in July manufacturers are preparing for increased butter and cheese sales over the holidays.
U.S. inventories are getting tighter
Back in April, Grassland Dairy Products, a processor in Wisconsin, gave notice to dozens of dairies their contract would be terminated by the end of the month. The ax was all due to a change in Canada’s milk market, which would no longer take some U.S. products called ultra-filtered milk. The Wisconsin Department of Agricultural Trade and Consumer Protection says 58 dairies in the state were dropped, and all but two found new processors.
A McDonald's promotion for free ice cream cones to celebrate National Ice Cream Day went awry because of a glitch with the fast food giant's mobile app.
Merger turns three Farm Credit organizations into Compeer Financial.
The contracts are being let by Brownes Dairy near Perth, Australia.