Dairy at a Crossroads

Dr. Mike Hutjens looks at the current dairy situation:

NMPF Welcomes California Dairies

The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) welcomed California Dairies Inc., the second-largest U.S. dairy cooperative by volume, into its membership by unanimous vote during its June board meeting. NMPF's Chris Galen has more:

Managing Summer Manure Application

Fall and spring seasons are typical times for manure spreading, but summer can prove to have better weather and soil conditions. We learn more with Aaron Pape from UW Discovery Farms:

Latest Reports Mixed

FC Stone's Dave Kurzawksi recaps last week's market news with Lee Mielke:

Happy June Dairy Month!

Consumers have many choices these days, even when purchasing products in the dairy case. Dr. Mike Hutjens takes a look at June Dairy Month, from the 1930's to today:

Class III Milk Price Jumps To Yearly High

The Agriculture Department’s monthly benchmark milk price has reached the highest level in over a year and a half. The May Federal order Class III price was announced at $16.38 per hundredweight, up 42 cents from April, $1.20 above May 2018, and the highest Class III...

Observations From Europe

Dr. Ryan Leiterman tells us what dairy practices he observed from his recent trip to the Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Russia:

Managing Manure Year-Round

Improving soil conditions for better manure spreading is our topic this week with Aaron Pape from UW-Discovery Farms. Today's Producer Tuesday, brought to you by PDPW:

Latest Trade Data on China, New Zealand

High Ground Dairy's Lucas Fuess discusses the latest trade data on today's Mielke Monday:

Feeding The World

What is the future for food production? Dr. Mike Hutjens discusses feeding the world in 2050:

American Cattle News Headlines

Increase in U.S. Beef Production Leads to Lower Prices at the Meat Case Players Feast on Prime Rib at 61st Annual Beef Bowl Texas Beef Industry Mourns Loss of Frank Litterst Indiana Confirms Second Case of Bovine TB New Feedlot Will Be Minnesota’s Third Biggest...

American Cattle News Headlines

MO: Cattle Industry Convention Features Cattle College MT: NILE Salutes Cattle Industry IA: Cattlemen Tackle Tough Issues TN: Beef Summt at 2017 Cattle Industry Convention CA: Cattle Industry Focuses on Political Advocacy  MT: GIPSA Rules Will Help Reverse Cattle...

U.S. threatens beef trade action with Europe 

The Obama administration has moved closer to taking trade actions against the European Union over its ban on most American beef products. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative says it will schedule a hearing and seek public comment that could result in tariffs...