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Inside the March 2017 Issue (Issue No. 452): Story of the Month – Amended Milk Powder Lawsuit Alleges Fraudulent Criminal Activities by DairyAmerica - Pages 6, 7 & 8 . . . Cheddar ^ NFDM Cash Market Prices Turn Sharply Down (p. 1) . . . DFA/DMS to De-pool “Independent” Producers in Northeast (p. 1) . . . “got milk?” Licensed to Promote Products … from INDIA??? (P. 2) . . . Feb 2017 Class III Price Up to $16.88/cwt. (p. 2) . . . Land-Spreading Raw Milk: Feed Soil Biota, Use Surplus Beneficially (p. 3) . . . Coast-to-Coast, Organic Dairy Markets Struggling (p. 3) . . . Scenic Central Has Payments Dispute with Amish Country Farms (p. 3) . . . Northeast FMMO Sanctions “Dumping” for March, April & May (p. 3) . . . Fuel-Grade Ethanol Distillers Keep Poisoning Cows with Excess Sulfur (p. 4-5) . . . Amended Milk Powder Lawsuit Alleges Fraudulent Criminal Activities by DairyAmerica (p. 6) . . . Exhibit B Declaration by Dairy America’s Former Export Account Manager (p. 7) . . . Early March: Bull Calf Prices Zeroing Out in Wisconsin (p. 9) . . . To Northeast Dairy Producers Who Are Class Members in the DFA/DMS Antitrust Litigation (p.9) . . . The Dilemma of Agricultural Production Restraint (p. 11) . . . Organic Conference Spotlights Organic Grain, Dairy Supply-Price Woes (p. 12): . . . DFA to Terminate NFO Marketing Deal in Northeast (p. 12): DFA has announced it will cease its marketing relationship with the National Farmers Organization in the Northeast, effective December 1, 2017 . . . And Much, Much More . . . . . . Subscribe and Get MORE!!! . . .

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Stories of the Month - March 2017 (Issue 452):
Amended Milk Powder Lawsuit Alleges Fraudulent Criminal Activities by DairyAmerica

Amended Milk Powder Complaint - 02/10/2017

Help Stop Beef Imports from Foot-And-Mouth Infected Countries

Latest Northeast Anti-Trust Lawsuit



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