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Good news for SD milk industry
South Dakota milk production continues to rise, and North Dakota dairy officials hope to repeat that success.
Monday, August, 25, 2014 - Agweek - News

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China’s dairy farmers dump milk
Small dairy farmers in China are dumping milk and selling cows as demand from processors slows in a sharp turnaround from last year, when a scramble for supplies prompted a huge surge in milk powder imports.
Monday, January, 19, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Is raw milk real or really risky?
MARION, S.D. — It was 5:15 a.m., and Tim Eisenbeis was off to work under a star-lit sky. He walks through the dark, past the crowing rooster in a nearby barn, to his milking parlor. He’s regularly worked 15-hour days this summer, and another long day was in order during a recent September morning.
Monday, September, 15, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Use proper storage to maximize milk replacer
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Increased demand for dry whey used in sports drinks and other human foods has driven up the price of calf milk replacer. Therefore, Tracey Erickson, South Dakota State University Extension dairy field specialist says proper storage practices are even more essential.
Monday, April, 21, 2014 - - News

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Upper Midwest milk producers remain upbeat
Linda Hanson and her family are part of the Upper Midwest dairy industry and could play a larger role in what the industry hopes will be a bigger, better future. Linda and her husband, Mike, who operate a 60-head dairy operation near Goodrich, Minn., in the northwest corner of the state, are evaluating whether to build a new, high-tech milking facility. One of their three sons already is involved in their diversified farm, and the two younger sons are interested in coming back, too.
Monday, January, 26, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Rebuilding the dairy herd
North Dakota ag leaders are working on a plan to revitalize the state’s long-declining milk industry.
Monday, June, 16, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because of undeclared allergen
Kraft Foods Group Inc. is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the packages could instead contain Classic Cheese Dogs made with milk, a known allergen.
Tuesday, April, 22, 2014 - - News

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US dairy insurance plan a template for reluctant livestock farmers
A plan in the new U.S. farm law to help dairy farmers limit losses from rising feed costs or falling milk prices could become a model in coming years for livestock producers who have resisted similar types of insurance.
Tuesday, April, 22, 2014 - - News

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Choosing alternative feedstuffs in today's market
Despite lower feed costs in recent months, declining farm-gate prices for milk will have dairy farm managers sharpening their feed-planning pencils in search of cost-effective rations for 2015.
Monday, January, 26, 2015 - - News

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Farmers tighten tap on production
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Farmers in New Zealand, the world’s largest dairy exporter, are reining in milk production as a flood of supply from Europe and the U.S. pummels prices, a sign the “white gold” rush that has fuelled the New Zealand economy for years is over.
Monday, December, 15, 2014 - Reuters - News

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New projects indicate growth in SD dairy
FARGO, N.D. — Officials say construction of a $35 million milking dairy southeast of Sioux Falls, S.D., and the grand opening of a $140 million cheese plant in Brookings, S.D., are two big indicators of investment in the region’s dairy industry.
Monday, October, 20, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Plunging grain prices prompt growing interest in raising both crops and livestock
FOSSTON, Minn. — Like most area farmers who raise crops, the Landsverk family is hurt by falling grain prices. Unlike many of their fellow farmers, however, the Landsverks have a safety net. They run an organic dairy operation, and their milk income cushions declining grain sales.
Monday, January, 12, 2015 - Agweek - News

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USDA extends dairy program application deadline
The application deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program has been extended until Dec. 19, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Dec. 4. The program, established by the 2014 farm bill, protects participating dairy producers when the margin — the difference between the price of milk and feed costs — falls below levels of protection selected by the applicant.
Thursday, December, 04, 2014 - - News

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Young farmers join local movement
WINDSOR, N.D. — Hannah Sargent and Jonathon Moser didn’t intend to be farmers. In January 2013, the young couple traveled to the Land Down Under to work at Captain’s Creek Organic Farm, a 200-acre organic vegetable farm an hour north of Melbourne, Victoria. They managed the farm’s community-supported agriculture operation and learned how to milk goats.
Monday, April, 21, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Mega-dairies overshadow families
FRANKLIN, Minn. — As a family dairy farmer, I’ve always thought of myself as real ag. Along with my daughter and son-in-law, I farm 240 acres and run a 48-cow dairy operation in Renville (Minn.) County. We are among 85 percent of the state’s dairy farmers who milk 200 cows or fewer.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - - News

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Enrollment begins Sept. 2 for Dairy Margin Protection Program
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will open enrollment for the dairy Margin Protection Program on Sept. 2. The new program was authorized by the 2014 farm bill and aims to address volatility in the dairy marketplace, providing dairy farmers with a safety net when margins, the difference between milk prices and feed, fall below the farmer’s coverage level.
Thursday, August, 28, 2014 - - News

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Nation shoulders 22 commodity check-off programs
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, there now are federal commodity checkoffs for beef, blueberries, Christmas trees, cotton, dairy products, eggs, fluid milk, Hass avocados, “Honey Packers and Importers,” lamb, mango, mushrooms, paper and paper-based packaging, peanuts, popcorn, pork, potatoes, processed raspberries, softwood lumber, sorghum, soybeans and watermelons.
Monday, July, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

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IDFA president calls for more changes to dairy policy
BOCA RATON, Fla. — Less than a year after the 2014 farm bill became law, International Dairy Foods Association President and CEO Connie Tipton on Jan. 25, called for more changes to the dairy program.
Monday, February, 02, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Farm bill brings new programs
The passage of the farm bill in February marks the largest shift in U.S. dairy policy in the past 70 years. The legislation represents a radical departure from dairy price supports and reliance on government.
Monday, April, 21, 2014 - - News

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Dairy event draws 4,500 to Hawley, Minn.
HAWLEY, Minn. — A June Dairy Month observance has turned into much more for the Minnesota town about 22 miles east of the Fargo-Moorhead area.
Monday, June, 09, 2014 - Agweek - News

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