By Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas Extension
Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, has declared August 2-8, 2015, "National Farmers Market Week." This year marks the 16th annual celebration that honors the important role farmers’ markets play in local economies.
Fundamentally, the cheese market has largely been in balance in 2015. Some key developments to watch include foodservice demand. Burger King, for example, reported its best performance in over nine years.