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Inside the November 2014 issue: U.S. Dairy Exports Skid as Global Demand, Commodity Prices Cool … CME Cheddar Prices: Up/Down, Up/Down … Alert: Dairy Farmers & Agribusinesses Must Urgently Contact Elected Officials Re: Section 179 Depreciation!!! … Downtrend Starts: Class III Price $23.82 – Class IV at $21.36 … Whole Milk Powder Piling Up, NFDM Producers Unload at Cut-Rate Prices … Strategize 2014’s Year-End Business to Minimize Tax Man’s Bite … NYS Yogurt Production in Big Decline, Counter to Politicians’ Boasts … DMI Announces Strategy to Reverse Fluid Milk Declines … DMI’s Last Fluid Promo: Britney Spears Fiasco … Corn and Soybean Crop Updates Nov. 2014  … U.S. Dairy Heifers Still Sailing to Russia … Too Much Milk!  Marketers Worried About Plant Access, Discounted Prices … Let’s Turn Back the Clock with Barley and Corn … Q&A:  Warren Taylor Interview … Citizens Claim Wisconsin Failing Safe Water Drinking Act Oversight … Wisconsin’s “Milk uber Alles” Policies Leaving a Dirty Trail … “Yo2Go” – New Concession Fare at NY State Fair … Weird Weather in the Works? … DFA Meeting in NYS: “FARM” Going Over Like a Pregnant Pole Vaulter … Oct. CME Butter Prices Drop over $1.00/lb., Before Modest Rebound … DMPP Considerations Must Weigh Ever-Changing Price/Cost Realities … More criticisms of FARM … John Bunting at Peace … Republicans in D.C. must now govern … or else … DFA’s Oakhurt Dairy Selling “100% Dairy Free” Almond Milk … California’s 12 Biggest Reservoirs Await Fall-Winter Precipitation ... and much more!


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