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Sep 17, 2019 by Associated Press
The Wisconsin dairy industry raised a stink Monday over potential new restrictions on manure storage, insisting the regulations would make life harder on struggling farmers and force them to relocate.
Jul 29, 2019 by Associated Press
Farmers with one of the region's most storied dairy cooperative are going to be voting on a proposal to merge with the much larger Dairy Farmers of America.
Jul 23, 2019 by Associated Press
The Agriculture Department said the rule would close "a loophole" that enables people receiving only minimal benefits from the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program to be eligible automatically for food stamps.
Jul 04, 2019 by Associated Press
His bank worked with producers to restructure their debt amid the crisis, but a large number of those producers have refinanced two and sometimes three years in a row to the point where the bank can no longer help them.
Jul 03, 2019 by Associated Press
Coffee bars selling $3 iced lattes are popping up in high schools, helped along by dairy groups scrambling for new ways to get people to drink milk.
Jun 14, 2019 by Associated Press
Ryan Dunnum had tears in his eyes as he looked over the empty milking parlor that he built. It hadn't been used since
Jun 07, 2019 by Associated Press
If milk is a few days past its "Sell By" date, is it safe to drink? U.S. regulators are urging food-makers to be more consistent with labeling terms like "Best By" and "Enjoy By" that cause confusion.
Jun 05, 2019 by Associated Press
Settlement discussions are under way over a lawsuit challenging a Missouri measure making it a misdemeanor crime to promote plant-based food products as “meat.”
Jun 04, 2019 by Associated Press
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by six Mexican veterinarians who say they were recruited to be animal scientists at an Idaho dairy but were instead forced to work as laborers.
May 31, 2019 by Associated Press
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed legislation preventing local officials from enacting more stringent regulations than the state on large farms that raise hogs, poultry and cattle.