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The USDA has clarified that acreage seeded to alfalfa-and-grass-mixture forage crops is not eligible for federal payments under the Market Facilitation Program (MFP).

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You’re busy milking cows, doing post-harvest machinery maintenance and wondering where your winter boots and gloves are hiding. With that in mind, Progressive Dairy looks at issues in the news impacting you and your dairy business.

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Improving monthly average milk prices combined with lower feed costs continue to improve the margin picture for U.S. dairy farmers, and there will be no Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program indemnity payments at any level of coverage for a second straight month.

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Improving milk prices are adding a few dollars to what dairy farmers are willing to pay for replacement cows, based on the USDA’s quarterly estimates.

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Another attempt at immigration reform with a focus on addressing U.S. agriculture’s farm labor crisis has been introduced in Congress. The Farm Workforce Modernization Act was released in the House of Representatives by Reps. Zoe Lofgren (D-California), chair of the House Judiciary Committee’s Immigration Subcommittee, and Dan Newhouse (R-Washington).

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