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Dow and Elanco join forces to increase meat and milk production

Two Indiana agricultural companies, Elanco, the animal health division of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY), and Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), are announcing a strategic research and development (R&D) agreement that will focus on developing integrated solutions to enable livestock producers to increase meat and milk production to meet the demands of the growing global population. FULL STORY »

A business built on elite genetics, sound economics

World Dairy Expo cattle breed sales often bring in elite cows demanding elite dollars. The industry isn’t free of gamesmanship, but those participating say it comes down to true business economics – not ‘funny money’. FULL STORY »

US dollar strength is weighing on crop markets Thursday morning

Dollar strength is weighing on crop prices. The U.S. dollar surged to a 14-month high overnight and is threatening to reach its highest levels since spring 2010. FULL STORY »

Life changes, but fall brings World Dairy Expo

In our business of showing cows, World Dairy Expo represents the best of the best. That is exactly why we go each year. FULL STORY »

World Dairy Expo: A 'glorious' event

World Dairy Expo is one of the events that comes around each year, allowing us – or maybe even compelling us – to celebrate the glory days of the past and today, while looking forward to those yet to come. FULL STORY »

Packing densities and Shredlage®

Packing density of corn silage is affected by a multitude of factors, including moisture, cut length, weight and time of packing tractors, delivery rate to the bunker or pile, and processing methods. But how does Shredlage® compare to conventionally processed silage in terms of packing density? FULL STORY »

High moisture or dry corn: What do the numbers say?

Fermentation breaks down the starch-binding proteins within the corn kernel. As a result, high moisture corn (HMC) can feed better than dry corn due to an increase in starch availability in the rumen. FULL STORY »

Wednesday's CME Dairy Market Recap

Sellers were silent again during Wednesday’s spot cheese session allowing buyers to push the price higher in both cheddar blocks and barrels. Class III futures put together another rally. FULL STORY »

Divergent livestock futures highlighted Wednesday's market action

Ethanol news likely undercut corn futures Wednesday. The weekly EIA report on the energy sector stated domestic ethanol stocks at an 18-month high, thereby implying diminished corn demand from that sector. FULL STORY »

DHM Numbers: October Class I base price rebounds

The October 2014 federal order milk marketing order Class I base milk price is $24.19/cwt., up 56¢ from September 2014, and $4.99 more than October 2013. FULL STORY »

2014 turning to fourth quarter

Like a football game, 2014’s dairy year will ultimately be judged by its fourth quarter. Right now, dairy farmers have the lead and the ball, but swirling winds could be a factor. FULL STORY »

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