The author is the managing editor, and he brings 21 years of industry leadership to our readers overseeing all editorial content and production of the magazine. His degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison combined dairy science and agricultural economics.
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April 12 2019
USDA has made the ailing dairy economy a high priority and will work diligently to roll out the Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) safety net with milk prices at decade-low levels
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April 12 2019
Mailbox milk prices for U.S. dairy farmers fell to the lowest levels in a decade with a $15.72 payout in 2018. That was down $1.59 from just one year earlier
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April 9 2019
In your April 25, 2019 issue . . . ROLL OUT THE FARM BILL’S DAIRY PROGRAM NOW. That was the charge to USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue from 38 Senators and 77 House members. “Given what’
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April 5 2019
The April 2019 Hoard’s Dairyman Bull List can be downloaded. The list includes the top bulls for Holsteins, Jerseys, Brown Swiss, Red and White Holsteins, Guernseys, Ayrshires, and Milking Shorthorns
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April 3 2019
The dairy industry continues to evolve and so does its potential talent pool of employees
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April 2 2019
Dairy News as reported in the Washington Dairygrams for the April 10, 2019 issue of Hoard's Dairyman
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April 1 2019
Who among us wouldn’t make an investment that returns $4.78 for every $1 spent?
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April 1 2019
Despite dairy’s current dismal pay prices, the long-term future looks bright
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March 25 2019
The U.S. dairy cow population could climb by over 100,000 head and reach 9.465 million by 2028
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March 20 2019
Dairy News as reported in the Washington Dairygrams for the March 25, 2019 issue of Hoard's Dairyman
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March 20 2019
Pasteurization has been shown to limit these food-related risks; pasteurized milk has fewer harmful bacteria such as Listeria, salmonella, E. coli, and Campylobacter, and parasites such as Cryptosporidium....
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March 18 2019
The dismal dairy economy took its toll as 2,731 U.S. dairy farms hung up their milking machines for the final time this past year
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March 11 2019
Dean Foods lost $260 million in the fourth quarter of 2018
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March 10 2019
Dairy News as reported in the Washington Dairygrams for the March 10, 2019 issue of Hoard's Dairyman
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March 4 2019
“If they can hold on, help is on the way thanks to the farm bill,” USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue firmly stated to the House Committee on Agriculture
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Feb. 25 2019
Having dropped by $380 per head in the past year, dairy replacement values tumbled to a decade low of $1,140 per animal
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Feb. 20 2019
Dairy News as reported in the Washington Dairygrams for the February 25, 2019 issue of
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Feb. 18 2019
We told the whole world not to eat fat, but the science did not exist,” said Andrew Samis, medical doctor with Queen’s University
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Feb. 18 2019
People in 19 states may have been exposed to drug-resistant Brucella RB 51, reported the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Feb. 11 2019
Assets, liability, and equity all are reached new highs, based on data from USDA’s Economic Research Service