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Posts tagged dairy farming

October 26, 2018

 

Dairy Farmers and Immigrants Build Bridge Out Of Cheese

A project in the heart of dairy country seeks to build trust and respect between farmers and migrant workers.

November 8, 2017

 

Ag Businesses Want To Keep Immigrant Workers In US Legally

In spite of the tough anti-immigration talk in Washington, labor-starved dairy and feedlot owners are pushing for a guest worker program.

October 13, 2017

 

Dairy Safety Net Isn’t Working, USDA and Farmers Agree

When you head to the supermarket you want to see milk at a reasonable price. But, some dairy farmers say times are tough and safety nets aren't working.

January 13, 2017

 

As Big Milk Moves In, Family-Owned Dairy Farms Rapidly Fold

Large-scale dairy farms are more lucrative, and national milk production has actually increased. But small farmers see their way of life dying.

June 16, 2016

 

North Dakotans Vote To Keep Corporate Ag Out

A bill enacted last year overturned a previous ban on corporate farming in the state that had been in effect since 1932.

July 10, 2015

 

Dairy Farmers Dumping Surplus Milk

With U.S. milk production booming and consumption dropping, dairy farmers in the US and Canada are burying surplus supplied because they can’t find buyers.

October 26, 2012

Animal Farming 

Here’s The Short Story On Cow Tails

Cow tail docking as a practice was introduced in the New Zealand dairy industry in the early 1900s.

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