In France, for instance, media reports have shown empty shelves where butter normally is.
Dairy farmers are no longer competing with just neighbors or fellow countrymen, but with the global community.
Active dairy farms have dwindled in number, yet the U.S. dairy herd is at the highest level since early 1996. Larger farms are becoming a normal...
U.S. dairy exports during the first half of this year have reached a three-year high.
The dairy industry is a huge industry and one that is efficient is supplying good quality dairy products to consumers.
California and Idaho have a different pricing mechanism which makes hedging a bit more challenging.
Once the concept is understood, it is a very viable market trade and one that is necessary for those in the dairy industry to use to...
Is the new policy a violation of trade commitments between the U.S. and Canada?
Increasing consumption is what is needed to improve dairy farmer incomes and restore the supply/demand balance.
Farmers need to manage price risk and traders can take advantage of the trending market.