Front Page - August 28, 2015 • Volume 140, No. 10

USDA Reduces Fiscal 2015 Dairy Export Forecast, 2016 Unchanged
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA), in its quarterly “Outlook for US Agricultural Trade” report released Thursday, reduced its fiscal 2015 dairy export forecast and predicted that fiscal 2016 dairy exports would remain essentially unchanged.
The agency reduced its fiscal 2015 dairy export forecast by $400 million, to $5.8 billion, as US cheese, nonfat dry milk, and ...

Dairy, Food Organizations Urge Congress To Provide Adequate Funding For FDA Food Safety Activities, Not Seek New User Fees

A coalition of more than 60 dairy, food and agriculture organizations is urging Congress to develop a fiscal year 2017 budget request that provides “adequate funding” for the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) food safety activities rather than proposing new user fees on food companies and consumers..


California Milk Advisory Board Shifts National Ad Campaign From Happy Cows To The Real People Behind California Dairy

The simple beauty of a pat of butter melting on a baked potato brings to life a new integrated advertising campaign from the California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) that celebrates the real food and real people behind California dairy.
The “Return to Real” campaign, which launched last week, embraces the consumer movement back to

Global Dairy Trade Proposes Three Changes To Its Market Rules, Seeks Feedback
Global Dairy Trade (GDT) earlier this year sought feedback on four proposals to strengthen its independence, transparency and liquidity, and is now proposing to amend its market rules to allow the introduction of three of the four proposals.
GDT conducted an independent survey in June to gauge stakeholder support for the proposals, and received submissions from 96 respondents with a broad range of representation from registered GDT sellers/buyers,

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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


General Machinery Corp Introduces Single Direction Horizontal Cheese Cutter

Chr. Hansen Introduces Phage Robust Adjunct Culture That Increases Fat Perception Of Fresh Dairy Products

Kelley Supply Synergizes Efficiencies With New Engineering And Automation Division

New Magnetic Mat From Powder-Solutions Controls Transfer Of Ferrrous Metal Into Sensitive Areas Like Production Rooms, Offices

Gold Peg International Receives Patent For Apparatus For Producing A Pasta Filata Cheese In Continuous Process

Johnson Industries Gets Patent For Improved Cutting System For Extruded String Cheese

Nelson-Jameson Adds Pink To Its Collection Of Color-Coded Products

Garon Foods Announces Winners Of ICTE’s Favorite Flavors Challenge; Offers New Flavors

DSM Goes “Beyond Coagulation” To Help Cheese Makers Extend Shelf Life Of Texture

Johnson Industries Introduces Two Continuous Waterless Cookers To Deal With Cook Water •

Bob-White Systems’ LiLi Pasteurizer Now Approved For Use In All 50 States


New Books

New Products

EDCO Food Products Receives Safe Quality Food Certification Fully Automated 40-Pound Cheese Block De-Boxing, De-Bagging And In-Line Block Tracking Available United Industries Adds Larger Size Stainless Steel Tubing For Increased Volume Throughput CrystalBan™ Prevents Calcium Lactate Crystals In American-Type Cheese; Improves Yield