Dairy farmers who “bought up” income margin insurance under the Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP-Dairy) should see another small payment for the March-April pay period, according to data from USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA).
The California Department of Food & Agriculture (CDFA) has posted financial analysis of two alternative proposals to the state's Class 4b milk pricing formula, in preparation for a public hearing in early June.
AgroChem, Inc. has been awarded a patent in Canada for its HealMax® hoof care product. HealMax is a biodegradable, topical antiseptic available in a spray, foam or footbath concentrate that works without heavy metals, acids or formaldehyde. HealMax may also be appropriate for producers looking to reduce copper loading on land. Visit www.agrocheminc.com.
The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Wednesday it had lowered to the safest level the official risk of six countries for mad cow disease, a move expected to open international market access for their beef exports.