Nation’s Largest Dairy Producer Dean Foods Declares BankruptcyAccording to the USDA, since 1975, liquid milk consumption per capita in the United States has dropped more than 40%. That is due mostly to changing consumer habits.
Amy Kyllo Crowned 2019's Princess Kay Of The Milky WayA new princess reigns over Minnesota's dairy farms Wednesday night.
'We've Gained Nothing': Viral Video Highlights Struggles Of American Dairy FarmersThere's a viral video bringing attention to the struggles of American dairy farmers. It was posted by a farmer in Minnesota where the median income dropped in 2018 from about $43,000 to less than $15,000.
Walz: Collapsing Dairy Barns Threaten Minnesota EconomyDozens of barn roofs have collapsed in Minnesota because of heavy snow, with farms in the southeastern part of the state especially hard hit.
Minnesota Dairy Farmers Dump Milk Because Of Snow BuildupAccumulated snow is preventing many tanker trucks from getting down rural roads to pick up milk. Snow has also caved in the roofs of at least 20 dairy barns in Minnesota, in some cases killing and injuring cattle.
U of M Extension Hosts Seminars On Dairy Program University of Minnesota Extension and the Farm Service Agency kick off a series of free seminars across Minnesota next week to help milk producers understand their options under a new federal dairy program.
Sept. A Good Month For Wis., Minn. Dairy FarmersSeptember was a good month for dairy farmers in Wisconsin and Minnesota, where gains in milk production were among the best in the nation.
Milk Output Rises In Wis., Holds Steady In Minn.Milk production has improved modestly in Wisconsin, and Minnesota has reversed a short-term slide by holding about even.
Milk Output In Wis., Minn. Hints At Positive TrendPositive signs are beginning to emerge in the dairy industries in Wisconsin and Minnesota.