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Inside the September 2016 Issue: NMPF & 4 Dairy Co-ops Agree to $52 Million Settlement With Animal Welfare Activists in CWT “Cow Killing” Case (p. 1) . . . NMPF & 4 Dairy Co-ops Agree to $52 Million Settlement With Animal Welfare Activists in CWT “Cow Killing” Case (p. 1) . . . CME Cheddar & Butter Prices Decline Sharply (p. 1) . . . USDA to Buy $20 Mil. Of “Surplus” Cheese (p. 2) . . . Bayer AG Moving to Buy Monsanto (p. 2) . . . Aug. Class III price $16.91; Class IV Price Drops to $14.65 (p. 2) . . . Senators Investigate New Canadian Dairy Ingredients Trade (p. 3) . . . Organic Dairy Farmers’ Market Opportunities Tighten, Despite Fluid Sales Growth (p. 3) . . . Full-Fat Dairy Products gain Sales, DMI Pushes Low/No-Fat Losers (p. 5) . . . Modern Sire Selection Process is Worlds Away from Grand-dad’s Methods (p. 6) . . . UW’s Center for Dairy Research Over Budget & Under a Cloud (p. 7) . . . New Life for an Old Cheese Plant ((p. 8-10) . . . Depletion of the Ogallala Aquifer is a Looming National Crisis (p. 10) . . . “NO rbGH/rbST” Directives Gaining Teeth, But No Test (p. 11) . . . Thinking about Producing GMO-Free Milk? (p. 12) . . . Empire Special Cheese Waving the White Flag (p. 14) . . . Dirty Water” politics heating up in Wisconsin (p. 15) . . . New York State dairy marketing situation continues unruly (p. 15) . . . Organic Grain Imports Theaten Domestic Markets and Standards (p. 16) . . . OFARM and Food & Water Watch Request USDA/OIG Audit of “Organic” Grain Imports (p. 16) . . . And Much, Much More . . . Subscribe and Get MORE!!! . . .

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Story of the Month - September 2016 (Issue 446):
NMPF & 4 Dairy Co-ops Agree to $52 Million Settlement With Animal Welfare Activists in CWT “Cow Killing” Case (p. 1)



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