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Inside the June 2017 Issue (Issue No. 455): The “Stories of the Month” is PDF of Page 1 & 3: Butter Prices Soaring: You “Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet!” (p.1), and April 2017 Data: No “Tidal Wave of Wisconsin Milk” (p. 1), and Mar/Apr Milk Dumpage FMO’s 1 & 33: HUGE Bump over 2016, and DFA/DMS threatens “Independents” in Mid-East, Hiking deducts in NE . . . Butter Prices Soaring: You “Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet! . . . April 2017 Data: No “Tidal Wave of Wisconsin Milk” (p. 1): One of our “Stories of the Month.” . . . DMI & Other Groups Roll Out “Undeniably Dairy” Media Campaign . . . For Sale: Grassland Dairy Products . . . Canadian Dairy Officials Don’t Respond to The Milkweed’s Questions about Class 7 . . . May ’17 FMMO Manufacturing Classes All Higher . . . March/April Milk Dumpage in FMO’s 1 & 33 – HUGE Increase over 2016 . . . DFA/DMS threatens “Independents” in Mid-East, Hiking deducts in Northeast . . . Elanco Sues Arla, Seeming Preliminary Injunction against “Posilac-Monster” Ads . . . Elanco Executive Admits rbST-cheese Labeling Critical for Posilac’s Future . . . There’s Still a Place for Small Farms ion Dairy Industry . . . WI Reject Dairy’s 2nd CAFO-Expansion Plan . . . Jet Stream Omega Anomaly Undermines Start of Growing Season . . . Compost: The Future of Manure Handling for the Dairy Industry? . . . Winterkilled Alfalfa: Big Concern in Wisconsin’s Northeast . . . Fortunes & Futures of 3 NYS Dairy Plants: A Mixed Bag . . . Butter Prices Very Strong; But Block-Barrel Cheddar Split Huge . . . Dairy Livestock Prices Mostly Stable Over Past Month . . . JBS Bribery Scandals in Brazil Raise Serious Questions Here in U.S. . . . Turn-around Time for Dairy Farmers’ Fortunes??? . . . End in Sight for the “30 Years War” over Posilac??? . . . Hot Air Re: Canadian Dairy Pricing Blows Over??? U.S. UF Sales Resume (p. 12) . . . And Much, Much More . . . . . . Subscribe and Get MORE!!! . . .

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Stories of the Month - June 2017 (Issue 455):
Butter Prices Soaring: You “Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet!” (p.1), and
April 2017 Data: No “Tidal Wave of Wisconsin Milk” (p. 1), and
Mar/Apr Milk Dumpage FMO’s 1 & 33: HUGE Bump over 2016, and
DFA/DMS threatens “Independents” in Mid-East, Hiking deducts in NE



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