The South Dakota Farmers Union says it’s a bad idea to import cattle from 14 Brazilian states that have a history of foot and mouth disease. The last case of foot and mouth in any of the 14 states in the USDA proposal was in 2001, but South Dakota Farmers Union President Doug Sombke takes […]

     

National Dairy Products Sales Report for the week ending April 19: cheddar cheese blocks averaged $2.36 per pound down 5.5 cents from the previous week. Barrels were 6.2 cents lower at $2.28, butter decreased 1.6 cents to average $1.96, nonfat dry milk increased 1.2 cents to $2.01 and dry whey increased 0.8 cents to 67.9 […]

     

Jon Doggett with the National Corn Growers Association says the $184.5 billion economic impact of renewable fuels goes beyond just numbers. Those numbers are part of an economic impact study showing that the renewable fuels industry supports more than 850,000 U.S. jobs. Doggett cites what he’s heard from corn growers whose children have come back […]

     

Soybeans were mixed on old crop/new crop spread trade. There are more reports of U.S. soybean imports and a lot of uncertainty about Chinese demand. Past that – the trade’s watching South America’s harvest. Soybean meal matched beans and bean oil was weak on profit taking and the lower crude oil. ABIOVE lowered its 2014 […]

     

Two Wisconsin dairy farm employees seen on an undercover video have entered “no contest” pleas to animal mistreatment and disorderly conduct charges. Mercy for Animals released a video last December showing the two defendants and others mistreating cows at Weise Brothers Dairy Farm near Greenleaf, Wisconsin. The video was shot by a Mercy for Animals person […]

     

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