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    National Milk Producers Federation Votes to Support the Modernization of Federal Milk Marketing Orders

    The National Milk Producers Federation board has unanimously voted to support the modernization of the Federal Milk Marketing Order milk-pricing system. The […]

    October 27, 2022
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    Dairy Heifer Numbers Decline, Costs to Blame

    Last month, USDA estimated 37.5 million dairy heifers above 500 pounds across the U.S. This number is down by 3.8 million head […]

    August 30, 2022
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    Strong Demand Drives Record-High Milk Prices

    Strong demand and tight supplies have fueled milk prices to at- or near-record highs thus far in 2022. U.S. milk production was […]

    May 24, 2022
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    Dairy Nutrition, Water Remains Most Critical Aspect of Milk Production

    In a Hoard’s Dairyman webinar earlier this month, an Indiana dairy farmer said with the ever-changing dairy market, more operational focused is […]

    March 30, 2022
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    Led by California, U.S. Milk Production Increased Slightly in 2021

    U.S. milk production increased 1.3% in 2021, reaching a record 226.3 billion pounds. Most of the increase came from a small group […]

    March 8, 2022
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    How the Effects of Wildfire Smoke Are Causing Issues to Dairy Cattle

    As wildfires becomes a more widespread in the Western U.S., increasingly becoming an annual issue, researchers are expending more resources to determine […]

    August 23, 2021
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    Ice Cream Sale Trends Continue to Rise

    A positive for the dairy industry, ice cream production and sales continue to soar thanks in part to high summer temperatures and […]

    August 5, 2021
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    Prospects for a Dairy Market Rebound

    Strong global demand, the potential for a new USDA “Food Box” program and a slightly contracting dairy cow herd are all signs […]

    March 5, 2021