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Read coverage of current events and news affecting dairy producers and the industry.


A projected shortage of perch available to naturally harvest in the Great Lakes has the aquaculture industry looking for help from former dairy farmers.

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A team of researchers from University of California – Davis, Washington State University, University of Idaho and South Dakota State have developed a set of surveys to better understand the impact of COVID-19 and the coronavirus pandemic on U.S. dairy farms.

Please fill out this survey as soon as possible.

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U.S. milk production growth moderated in April as pressures related to COVID-19 reached back to the farm. First, the numbers.

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Editor's note: This article has been updated to include comments from Dairy Farmers of America regarding the lawsuit filed in North Carolina.

Dean Foods’ financial struggles continue to reverberate throughout the dairy industry, affecting farmer milk checks for producers nearly nationwide.

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Editor's note: This article will be updated as more information becomes available.

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the application period and payment rates for direct producer financial assistance through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP).

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