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NMPF chairman criticizes House version of farm bill

The head of the nation’s dairy farmer organization Wednesday blasted the dairy provisions in the pending House farm bill as costly to taxpayers, a bonanza for processors and not what’s needed to help farmers. FULL STORY »

Incoming head of NMPF urges more grassroots engagement

The incoming president of the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) urged dairy farmers Wednesday to become more engaged in the organization and the policymaking process. FULL STORY »

Give precision-fed heifers adequate bunk space

Adequate feed bunk space for heifers is important in any group-housed heifer facility, and even more so when managing heifers in a precision-feeding system. FULL STORY »

Dairy Council of Calif. CEO joins GENYOUth town hall meeting

Dairy Council of California CEO Tammy Anderson-Wise will join representatives from GENYOUth Foundation, Jamba Juice, University of San Francisco, collaborating partners and other state and local wellness experts for a Town Hall meeting to address child health in the school environment and the community. FULL STORY »

NMPF: Include Senate’s Dairy Security Act in final farm bill

Jim Mulhern, Chief Operating Officer of the National Milk Producers Federation, released the following statement regarding the final farm bill. FULL STORY »

U.S. suppliers find latest export opportunity in UHT milk

Chinese demand for imported UHT milk is soaring. Consumption jumped from nearly 18 million lbs. in 2010 to a forecast 331 million lbs. this year, according to a new research study from the U.S. Dairy Export Council. FULL STORY »

Study examines milk replacer carbohydrate sources

New research from the University of Georgia looks at the effect of milk replacers formulated with alternative carbohydrate sources on calf health and performance. The findings were published this month in The Professional Animal Scientist. FULL STORY »

DCHA launches membership drive

New members who sign-up for 2014 membership now, receive free membership for the remainder of 2013. FULL STORY »

PDPW webinar looks at calf environment methods that work

Becky Brotzman, DVM,will present a series of webinars through the end of the year. FULL STORY »

Ag alliance says Meatless Monday not as popular as it claims

The Meatless Monday Campaign, aimed at cutting meat, dairy and egg consumption by 15 percent, is accused of misrepresenting its number of participants, especially in the categories of schools, food service and restaurants. FULL STORY »

Farm bill conferees encouraged to support Dairy Security Act

More than 50 state and national dairy and farm organizations have joined together to urge congressional farm bill conferees to adopt the Senate’s Dairy Security Act. FULL STORY »

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