Dubbing it a “Blue Apron-type” program, the White House wants to shift some Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program dollars from purchases at retail stores to boxes of non-perishables shipped to homes.
Milk production is slated to be down 100 million lb. from last month in the latest World Agricultural Demand and Estimates report from USDA, while prices could be almost $2 cwt lower than last February.
In an effort to help dairy farmers during unstable market conditions, U.S. Senator (D-WI) Tammy Baldwin has sent a letter to Senate leadership urging them for an update and expansion of the Margin Protection Program.