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California: A federal order may not be what you think

Not so fast California: A federal order may not be what you think
Western United Dairymen CEO Michael Marsh shared some concerns in his Friday newsletter over California forming a federal milk market order from Hilmar Cheese’s John Jeter.
“Producers need to be aware,” said Jeter, “a California federal milk marketing order doesn’t simply mean that pool revenues for dairymen from milk going into cheese vats in the state will increase. Federal orders operate very differently than our existing marketing order and dairymen need to carefully evaluate those many differences as they consider a federal order for California. Details are posted at www.westernuniteddairymen.com
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