Front Page - August 26, 2016 • Volume 141, No. 10
Click here for August 19, 2016 issue

USDA To Buy 11 Million Pounds Of Cheddar For Nutrition Programs
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Tuesday announced plans to purchase approximately 11 million pounds of Cheddar cheese from private inventories to assist food banks and pantries, while reducing a cheese surplus that the agency said is at its highest level in 30 years. )...

FDA Extends, Clarifies Some FSMA Compliance Dates; Compliance Date For PMO Facilities Is September 17, 2018

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this wee k ex tended the compliance dates for certain provisions in four final Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules.
Compliance dates are fast approaching for large f...


Milk Production Rose 1.4% In July; Milk Cow Numbers Up 2,000 Head From June; CA Output Down 0.8%, WI Up 2.1%

US milk production in the 23 reporting states during July totaled 16.828 billion pounds, up 1.4 percent from July of 2015, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported last Friday.
NASS also revised June’s milk production estimate for the 23 reporting states up by .

Saxon Cheese, Schreiber & Double Rainbow Ice Cream Top WDE Dairy Product Contest
Saxon Cheese LLC of Cleveland, WI, took top honors as the Cheese & Butter Grand Champion of the World Dairy Expo (WDE) Championship Dairy Product Contest held here this week.
Saxon’s winning Aged Butterkase earned a score of 99.15 in the Open Class Semi Soft Cheese category.



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

Nelson-Jameson Launches Its First Department-Specific Catalog: Lab•alog

With Rheolution’s CoaguSens, Cheese Makers Can Determine Best Curd Cutting Firmness

RELCO Set To Rollout Upgrades To Stoelting Cheese Equipment As Part Of Rebranding Effort

Marchant Schmidt’s New Weigh Belt System Designed For Precise Cellulose Distribution

MAGNATTACK Metal Magnetic Separators Gain USDA Dairy Acceptance

BioIonix Reduces Microbial Contamination In Brine, Extends Shelf Life Of Cheese

Metal Detector Enhanced Platform From Eriez Is Able To Detect Smallest Of Metals In Products Such As Cheese

Chr. Hansen Launches YoFlex Acidifix, ‘The Future Making Yogurt

Kelley Supply Expands Case Packaging Offerings

Sanitary Design Industries Introduces Technology For Environmental Controls In Cheese Aging, Drying, Curing, Storage Rooms


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