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Inside the April 2015 issue: Dairy Industry Weighing Impact of Many Unknowns … CA’s H20: SOL … Hard to Gauge What’s Ahead with Dairy Commodities … B-I-G Deal!  Heinz & Kraft Foods = Kraft Heinz Company … March 2015 Class III Price is $15.56/cwt.; Class IV is $13.80 … New York State Milk Marketing Situation Faces Brutal Spring Flush … Kraft Suppliers: Beware of Dirty Cash Flow Games from New Owners … Judge Dismisses Proposed Settlement in Northeast Antitrust Case vs. DFA/DMS … Animal Rights & Wrongs: PETA, HSUS, Mercy for Animals & FARM … Lowball “All-Milk Price” Undercuts Dairy Margin Protection Program … Canadian Milk Quota System to the in the Cross-hairs of World Trade Negotiations … Handlers Dump About 10 Large Dairies in NY … Kraft Foods’ Demised Retail Fortunes Track Back to Processed Cheese Swill … Food Biotech Follies ... NEW York Times Writer: Why are We Guinea Pigs? … Milk Market Order Systems: Plain People on the Interstate of Commerce … FMMO Reform: Fluid Milk Processors’ Perspective … OSHA Violations Cited as Clear Horizons Defies Dane County’s Default Notice … Chobani Yogurt Custody Hinges on Euphrates Cheese Ownership … The “Hardin Plan”: Suggested FMMO Reforms … U.S. Drought Beyond CA ... and much more!


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