Front Page - April 13, 2018• Volume 142, No. 43
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New House Farm Bill Includes Dairy Risk Management Changes

US Rep. K. Michael Conaway (R-TX) on Thursday introduced a 2018 farm bill that he said addresses the economic challenges facing farmers and ranchers.
The House Agriculture Committee will hold a business meeting to consider the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2) next Wednesday, Apr. 18. . . ..

Dairy CPI Rose Slightly In March; Retail Cheddar Cheese, Whole Milk Prices Declined

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for dairy and related products was 216.497 in March (1982-84=100), up slightly from February but down 0.9 percent from March 2017, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported Wednesday. . ...


Final Approvals Gained For CDR-Babcock Hall Building Project, River Falls Dairy Pilot Plant Renovation

The State of Wisconsin Building Commission on Wednesday approved a plan to construct a three-story addition and remodel portions of Babcock Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison to house the Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research (CDR). ...

House, Senate Bills Would Establish New Front-Of-Package Food Labeling System
Legislation introduced Wednesday in the US Senate would, among other things, require the federal government to establish a single, simple, standard symbol system that would be required on the front of all foods that bear nutrition labeling. .......



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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



WeighPack Systems Introduces Conveyorized Weigh Filler Engineered For Difficult Products

Chr. Hansen Expands Production Facilities For Natural Colors In North America

Advanced Process Technologies (APT)Rebrands Corporate Identity

Caloris To Offer Membrane Systems Using Thermal Process Engineering Experience

Urschel Introduces New Affinity Integra Dicer For Difficult-To-Cut Products Like Cheese

Nelson-Jameson Releases 70th Anniversary Edition Of Its Buyer’s Guide

WeighPack Offers Comprehensive Cheese Weighing Solution: PrimoCombi 0.5L

G-M-I’s New Strainer Barrier Gasket Accepted For Use In USDA Inspected Plants

Technopak Opens USA Division To Service, Maintain Dairy Powder Packaging Machines