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Mar 2015 Milk Prices Class I: 15.56 Class II: 14.50 Class III: 15.56 Class IV: 13.80 Calif 4a: 13.42 Calif 4b: 13.97 Apr 24, 2015 CME Spot Prices Butter Grade AA Settled/lb: 1.8300 Change: Unchanged             Block Cheese Settled/lb: 1.6100 Change: Unchanged             Barrel Cheese Settled/lb: 1.6200 Change: Unchanged             NFDM Grade A Settled/lb: 0.9300 Change: 0.2500             Butter Grade AA Settled/lb: 1.8300 Change: Unchanged            

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Making Long Term Economic Decisions

Year in and year out dairy producers have to work hard to make a profit margin. This week's Feed Facts with Dr. Mike Hutjens looks at making long term economic decisions.

Calif. Dairy Processors Weigh In On Proposed Federal Order

California dairy processors have weighed in on a proposed Federal Order system for the Golden State. DairyBusiness Update's Lee Mielke spoke with Rob Vandenheuvel of the Milk Producers Council about the latest news.

Dairy Groups Urge Quick Action For TPA

The National Milk Producers Federation and the U.S. Dairy Export Council urged the Senate and House to act quickly on new Trade Promotion Authority legislation, saying the measure is crucial to securing well-negotiated trade agreements that open foreign markets to more U.S. dairy products. NMPF&#

Former HSUS Investigator Speaks Out

HumaneWatch.org, a project of the Center for Consumer Freedom, released a new video interview with a former undercover investigator for the animal liberation group Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). The former investigator reveals how the animal rights

Heat Abatement Strategies

With the summer months and warm weather fast approaching, the biggest mistake dairy producers make is to be unprepared. Purina expert Kevin Herrick joins us on today's DairyLine to offer some tips on how producers can prepare for the heat.

GMO's: Now We're Talking

More than 75 people attended GMOs: Now We’re Talking, April 17 at River Market Event Place in Kansas City, Missouri. The event, hosted by Kansas Farm Food Connection,

PDPF Grants Available

Professional Dairy Producers Foundation (PDPF) is seeking applications for educational grant dollars. PDPF Executive Director Deb Reinhart joined us on today's DairyLine to tell us more.

Judge Enjoys Seeing Great Work From Dairy Challenge Students

More than 285 students participated in the Dairy Challenge held in Liverpool, NY. One of the judges was Christie Underwood, a calf and heifer specialist with Purina Animal Nutrition. We had a chance to visit with her on today's DairyLine.