Keller Named New Foundation Director

Janet Keller is taking over the reins as the new Executive Director of the Professional Dairy Producers Foundation. She joined us on Tuesday's Dairy Radio:

Disappearance Update

2018 total disappearance was higher across all commodities. High Ground Dairy's Lucas Fuess talks about it with Lee Mielke on Monday's Dairy Radio:

Managing Shrink Loss

Today we focus on saving feed costs by managing shrink loss with Dr. Mike Hutjens, retired dairy extension specialist from the U of Illinois:


The National Milk Producers Federation voiced strong support for the DAIRY PRIDE Act today, calling it another means toward a crucial end for consumers: the end of mislabeled non-dairy products as “milks” in the marketplace. Read more

Prep For Media

Working with the media may sound fun until reporters are showing up to cover an accident on your farm. Media veteran Katrina Cravy joined us on Dairy Radio Now with some tips.

Check For Tar Spot Complex

Farmers should be checking for Tar Spot Complex, a brand new fungus problem that has occurred in the corn-belt and other areas of the U.S. Dr. Mike Hutjens tells us more on today's Dairy Radio Now.

Guidance To New DMC Program

With the U.S. Department of Agriculture reporting the first month of data applicable to farmer payments under the new Dairy Margin Coverage program, the National Milk Producers Federation commended USDA for helping farmers understand the scope of DMC program and...

Don’t Cut Costs With Fans

During challenging times there are places to cut costs but not when investing in fans to power your ventilation tube system. Dr. Ryan Leiterman from Crystal Creek tells us more:

Dairy Value Chain Offers Quality

Kwik Trip is a family owned company based in Lacrosse, Wisconsin and home to more than 18,000 associates. Scott Falkenberg, Sr. Category Mgr, joined us on Dairy Radio Now to tell us more and also preview a panel discussion on the future of food at next week's PDPW...

DMC Signups Start Mid-June

Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue says signups for the new Dairy Margin Coverage program will start on June 17th. Bob Gray from Northeast Dairy Cooperatives joined us on today's Dairy Radio Now with more info:

Dairy Market Report

The key factors affecting the recent dairy market outlook have been the slow unwinding of the previous expansion of milk and cheese production, increased domestic and export use of cheese and butter, and continued large stocks of these products. Chris Galen, Sr. VP of...

U.S. Dairy Industry Cautions Japan

Japan’s agriculture officials must respect current market access between Japan and its trading partners, including the United States, when reviewing a list of geographical indications (GIs) proposed by the European Union (EU), or else risk disrupting one of the...

Discover New Dairy Worlds

“We’re blessed to have a sold out trade show,” reported Scott Bentley, GM of World Dairy Expo.  THe 51st annual gathering is scheduled next week in Madison, Wisconsin. “Commercial exhibitors realize the value it brings to their organization....

California Threatened By Water Regulations

The California farming and ranching industry is not alone when combating new proposed water regulations. Kirk Wilbur, director of government affairs with the California Cattlemen’s Association joined us on American Cattle News to tell us more....

AABP Celebrates 50 Years

Over 1,400 attendees took in the 50th annual American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) annual conference in Omaha. Incoming President Dr. Mike Apley of Kansas State University joined us on American Cattle News to tell us more.