Cheese Reporter

Front Page - February 21, 2020 • Volume 144, No. 36

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FDA Reopens Comment Period On Principles For Modernizing Standards
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week announced that it is reopening the comment period on a proposed rule to establish a set of general principles for food standards for FDA to use when considering whether to establish, revise, or eliminate a food standard. ...

Global Dairy Trade Price Index Falls 2.9%; Cheddar Cheese Price Climbs To $2.05 Per Pound

The price index on this week’s semi-monthly Global Dairy Trade (GDT) dairy commodity auction fell 2.9 percent from the previous auction, held two weeks ago. ...


Milk Production Rose 1.2% In January; 2019 Output Was Up 0.4% From 2018

US milk production in the 24 reporting states during January totaled 17.92 billion pounds, up 1.2 percent from January 2019, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported Thursday. .....

DFA Agrees To Buy 44 Facilities From Dean Foods For $425 Million
Dean Foods Company and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) on Monday announced that they have reached an agreement for DFA to become the “stalking horse bidder” to acquire a substantial portion of Dean’s assets and business operations. ...


A Sample of Inside

More in this week's Cheese Reporter

  • From Our Archives • Coming Events • NASS Dairy Prices • Futures Report Activity
  • Dairy Product Markets - Wholesale Cheese & Butter Prices • Cold Storage Reports
  • Whey Markets • Cheese Prices: Cheese Markets


SPX Flow Transfers Yellow Cheese Activities, Technologies To Denmark’s Primodan

General Machinery Corporation Purchased By 5 Point Fabrication

RELCO Increases Cheesemaking Offering
Of Draining/Matting/
Cheddaring Belts

Bioionix Launches CXS Coaxial Sanitary System For Cheese, Food Plants

Provisur Awarded Patent For Device For Conveying Cheese Products

RV Cold Storage’s New Facility Handling Consolidation, LTL Services

Valcour Process Technologies To Provide Aquionics UV Technology To Cheese Makers

Caloris Engineering Receives Patent For Low-Spore Powder Production Process

Kelley Supply Takes On Sophisticated Robot Palletizing Cell After New Expansion