This week in DairyBusiness Update: June 17, 2013

This week in DairyBusiness Update:

1) USDA outlook: Relatively weak milk-to-feed price ratios are expected to slow milk production growth into the first half of 2014.

2) NMPF/CWT: Mulhern to succeed Kozak atop NMPF; CWT doubles assessment and extends program through 2015.

3) Western analysis: Frazer LLP’s annual Dairy Farm Operating Trends summary does not provide a pretty financial picture. 

4) Industry: MilkPEP to launch ‘Protein Fight Club’ promotion, highlighting milk’s powerful punch for breakfast.

5) Washington: It was a busy week, with a noisier one to come, as the House tackles the farm bill.

 

Dave Natzke

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