Cheese Reporter

Front Page - April 9 • Volume 145, No. 43

US Dairy Exports Increased 7% In February; Dairy Imports Fell 21%
US dairy exports during February were valued at $557.8 million, up 7 percent from February 2020, according to figures released Wednesday by USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service.....

USDA Raises 2021 Milk Production Forecast, Also Hikes Dairy Product, Milk Price Forecasts

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA), in its monthly supply-demand estimates released today, raised its 2021 milk production forecast and also boosted its dairy product and milk price forecasts.


Retail Sales Of Plant Based Foods Grew 27% In 2020; Sales Of Plant-Based Dairy Alternatives Also Up

Retail sales of plant-based foods grew 27 percent in 2020 to reach $7 billion, according to data released Tuesday by the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA) and the Good Food Institute (GFI)..

Cheese Use At Limited Foodservice Kept Sector Afloat During Pandemic
Natural cheese products that topped pizza, burgers and sandwiches at limited-service restaurants during the past year outperformed the industry as a whole, and helped prop up a segment brutally disrupted by the pandemic. ....


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More in this week's Cheese Reporter



Urschel Introduces New Affinity Integra-D Cheese Dicer That’s USDA Dairy Division

Allied Blending Gets Patent For Dry Blend For Making Extended Cheese Product

Chr. Hansen Offers New Microbial Lipase That Improves Cheese Taste With Dosage Precision

Renco Expands, Ups Shipments Of Calf Rennet To Answer Supply Shortage

Philquip Moves Operations, Doubles Improved Manufacturing Area

ALPMA USA Partners With Frontmatec To Offer Hand And Boot Hygiene Stations

Extrutech Plastics Begins Production Of Wall, Ceiling Panels With Antimicrobial Technology

RELCO Increases Cheesemaking Offering
Of Draining/Matting/
Cheddaring Belts

Kelley Supply Takes On Sophisticated Robot Palletizing Cell After New Expansion