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:
Independent Groups Fight For COOL

Independent Groups Fight For COOL

Restoring COOL was originally part of the Trump Administration’s 100-day plan. Now, almost a year into the Trump presidency, the corporate interests advising on its agriculture and trade policies are fulfilling their commitment to making COOL “dead as a doornail,”...
Beef Quality Continues To Improve

Beef Quality Continues To Improve

The Beef Quality Assurance program is an industry-initiated national standard for beef cattle production practices. “What we are seeing over time is that we are improving beef quality,” says Josh White, who leads producer education for the National...
Optimistic For 2018

Optimistic For 2018

Daley runs the family ranch near Oroville alongside his children, Kyle, Kate, and Rob, who are all passionate about the family business. Daley is also a professor of animal science and associate dean of the College of Agriculture at California State University, Chico,...

Silage Success For The New Year

Through innovative programs, products, and service, Connor Agriscience helps farmers make and manage better forages, silage, and grains. Founded by Ron and Connie Kuber in 1993 as “Connor Marketing” – The company continues to focus on bringing new...
Angus, The Business Breed

Angus, The Business Breed

Dan Moser, President of Angus Genetics, Inc. tells us about the American Angus Association and how it continues to grow. Also in the broadcast – Dr. Craig Jones of Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health discusses the importance of working with your veterinarian in...