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  1. Farmer set up cow share raw milk scheme 'to avoid breaking law'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    A dairy farmer defending his cow share scheme to distribute raw milk to shareholders has told court he set it up to avoid breaking the law. Dairy farmers Mark and Helen Tyler, from Willunga Hill south of Adelaide, are accused of breaching food safety laws by providing raw milk to people who owned "shares" in their cows.

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  2. Who's representing small farmers?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal

    ... acres and run a 48 cow dairy operation in Renville County. We are among the 85 percent of the state's dairy farmers who milk 200 cows or fewer. Only 30 dairies - less than 1 percent - have over 1,000 cows. But from what I have read lately, it looks ...

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  3. Allard urges retailers to support milk producersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Buchan Observer

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Following a recent visit to Drimmies Farm in Inverurie, North East MSP Christian Allard is writing to supermarkets urging them to support local dairy producers by selling locally produced milk in the Year of Food and Drink.

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  4. Cheaper Milk Will Hurt Thousands of Dairy FarmersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WVNY

    Driving economic forces are pointing towards the price of milk dropping in 2015. Lower prices means lower profit margins for Vermont's largest agricultural industry.

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  5. Country Hour for Friday 30th January 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Across the world, dairy farmers are feeling the pinch with the global market indicator showing trading prices for dairy products have halved in just 12 months. In Australia, some farmers have received news this week of a farm-gate price cut, while others are anxiously awaiting the opening milk price for the new season starting July 1, with speculation they will be well down.

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  6. Australian dairy industry weathering global price slump, as British farmers walk off the landRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    The latest dairy export figures show the Australian industry is managing to weather the storm of a global crash in dairy prices, as farmers in other parts of the world abandon their businesses in the wake of low returns. The Australian dairy industry exported more milk, but it was worth less, as global dairy prices took a significant slide during 2014.

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  7. Dairy prices below sustainable levels - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Dairy commodity prices have fallen below sustainable levels in the medium term but lower supply is expected to underpin a modest recovery in the second half of this year, Rabobank said in a commodities outlook. The rural lending specialist said it expects low farmgate milk prices in the export countries will see milk supply growth slow in 2015.

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  8. Replacing fresh milk with powdered at federal prisons expected to save $3.1M a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Inmates at all of Canada's federal institutions will have access to only powdered milk as part of the government's cost-cutting efforts, officials confirmed Thursday. Phasing out fresh milk in prisons will save an estimated $3.1 million a year, said Veronique Rioux, a spokeswoman for the Correctional Service of Canada.

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  9. Fresh milk rate still high despite cut in oil price : January 30, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Fresh milk has been selling at Karachi at Rs80 per litre despite huge cut in prices of petroleum prices; however, the office of commissioner Karachi and other related stakeholders are tight-lipped on economic exploitation of Karachi consumers. Whenever, the issue of fresh milk prices is raised the dairy farmers and milk sellers defend higher prices of fresh milk in Karachi with plea that they have to spend huge amount on transportation of fodder and supply of milk from dairy farms to market, and the government accept their plea and allow them to sell fresh milk as higher price.

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  10. North Metro Fire Rescue District food drive starts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... in single-serving boxes; canned vegetables (low salt/sodium); bags of pinto or black beans; canned tuna fish; powdered milk fortified with vitamin D; canned fruit and soup or chili. Canned goods and non-perishable food items can be dropped off ...

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  11. Craig Ramini of Tomales, nationally known producer of rare American mozzarella, dies at 57Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... buffalo, the ones in this country are practically feral, are expensive to raise and produce a fraction of the amount of milk as a dairy cow. Making matters worse, water buffalo are ornery and don't like to be milked. "He has been thrown by his ...

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  12. Make milk more expensive, urges Ribble Valley MP Nigel EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    RIBBLE Valley MP Nigel Evans is urging the government to consider imposing a levy on supermarket milk sales to protect the future of dairy farming. Mr Evans' suggestion, the latest stage of his campaign to win a "fair deal" for dairy farmers, has been backed by his Pendle Tory colleague Andrew Stephenson.

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  13. Fonterra to reduce GlobalDairyTrade offering as milk production fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

    Fonterra intends to reduce the amount of product it offers on the GlobalDairyTrade auction platform in response to a fall in milk production. New Zealand-based Fonterra today slashed its milk production forecast for the 2014/15 season from 1.584bn kg of milk solids to 1.532bn kgMS to reflect "the impact of dry weather on production in recent weeks."

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  14. Dairy Hub support launchedRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Galloway Today

    ... is hugely important given current market conditions. "Scotland's lush grass and fresh air means that the cheese and milk produced here is among the finest in the world - and I want to see Scotland's dairy sector flourish. The Dairy Hub will ...

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  15. Trade imbalance widensRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the year ended November 2014. Compared with December 2013 exports at $4.4 billion were 6.9 per cent lower led by whole milk powder, exports of which fell $379 million or 35 per cent despite a 9.8 per cent increase in volumes shipped. Beef exports ...

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  16. New Zealand's Dairy Production Falling: Farmers Hit by Water Scarcity and Skewed Milk PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | International Business Times

    New Zealand's dairy farmers are under stress and battling many challenging conditions. Faced with lack of rains and curbs on irrigation, they are also facing slide in milk prices, which already dropped by a third, making supplementary feed unaffordable to many farmers.

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  17. Milk supply dries upRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Farmers say South Canterbury's milk production will drop severely without rain in the next few weeks and Fonterra is cutting its production forecasts. The dairy co-operative announced yesterday that milk production was 6.1 per cent lower nationally than at the same time last year.

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  18. Glass half full for farmers, expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    A dry summer has evaporated the amount of milk expected to come of Kiwi dairy farms this season, but it could help forecast low prices bounce back quicker, says one expert. Dry conditions have forced Fonterra to reduce its milk volume forecast for the 2014-15 season to 1532 million kilograms of milk solids.

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  19. Craig RaminiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... buffalo, the ones in this country are practically feral, are expensive to raise and produce a fraction of the amount of milk as a dairy cow. Making matters worse, water buffalo are ornery and don't like to be milked. "He has been thrown by his ...

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  20. Defra forecasts a fall in farm profitability for 2014/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... true for the dairy industry, where some farmers have seen dramatic cuts in the price they receive for their milk and where the difficult market conditions could force many out of the industry. I'm afraid this snapshot doesn't fully capture the ...

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