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Online Tool Available for New Dairy Margin Coverage Program

Dan Dairy

Dairy producers will have an online resource available to them that can assist with decisions related to the new Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program.  The web-based tool was developed through a collaboration with the University of Wisconsin and was announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on April 30.  The new resource helps producers with evaluating total premium costs …

Immigration Raids Could Send Milk Prices Soaring

Dan Dairy, Industry News Release

Continued immigration raids on American dairy farms could send milk prices soaring. Jaime Castaneda, Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Trade Policy for the National Milk Producers Federation, says the price of a gallon of milk could possibly approach $8. The Hagstrom Report says Castaneda was part of a panel on immigration at the Consumer Federation of America’s National …