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Inside the April 2016 Issue: Several Regions Face “Homeless Milk,” Let the Dumping Begin (p. 1) . . . Walmart to Build Big Fluid Plant in Indiana (p. 1) . . . $230 Mil. Cheese Plant Studied for Fair Oaks Farms (p. 1) . . . Green County, Wisconsin Hits a Triple! (p.1) . . . NINE Years Later, FDA Answers rbGH Critics’ Citizen Petition (p. 2) . . . March 2016 Class III price $13.74 – Class IV $12.74 (p. 2) . . . USDA Okays Milk “Dumping” in Northeast, Mid-East and Central States (p. 3) . . . Wisconsin Artisan Cheese Tops World Championship Contest (p. 4) . . . New World Yogurt Champion: Sugar River Dairy (p. 4) . . . Four Big Dairy Processing Projects Announced (p. 5) . . . Natural Products Expo Offers Way Too Much (p. 5) . . . Better Butter Data from NASS Desperately Needed (p. 6) . . . R-CALF USA Wants 205 Cattle Price Collapse Investigated (p. 6) . . . One Man Successfully Battled Against Cancer … (p. 7) . . . “Settling” the Northeast Dairy Antitrust Case: Try, Try … and Try Again (p. 8) . . . Hanman’s Own Words Detailed Northeast Dairy Conspiracy (p. 8) . . . What’s Wrong with the Latest Northeast Dairy Antitrust Settlement??? (p. 9) . . . Donna Hall: Removed as Class Representative (p. 9) . . . Letter to Northeast Dairy Farmers … (p. 9) . . . CPI Database Shows Prices Consumers Pay for Milk and Various Cheeses (p. 11) . . . Economist: DMPP a ‘Junk” Program that Isn’t Working for Dairy Farmers (p. 12) . . . Drought-Targeting Crop Advice for Livestock Producers (p. 12) . . . Butter Prices Strengthen, Milk Powder Weaker, Cheese Under Pressure (P. 13) . . . Dairy Livestock Prices Generally Down (p. 14) . . . Great Lakes Region: Dairy’s Emerging Epicenter (p. 14) . . . Déjà vu (early 1980s) all over again? (p. 15) . . . Dairy’s “industrialization” (p. 15): . . . Another farm milk supply control “tool” (p. 15) . . . “March Miracle” — Big Recharge for California’s Reservoirs & Snow Pack (p, 16) . . .and much more!

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Several Regions Face “Homeless Milk,” Let the Dumping Begin


 

 

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