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Inside the May 2021 Issue (Issue No. 502): Story of the Month: Serious Drought Challenges 2021's U.S. Agricultural Output (p. 1 and 12) . . . And Much More: Serious Drought Challenges 2021’s U.S. Agricultural Output (p. 1) . . . Critical Industrial Inputs’ Prices Spiking to Fuel Inflation (p. 1) . . . NMPF & IDFA Can’t Agree on New Class I Price Proposals (p. 2) . . . Proposals Flying, But No Hearing Requests to USDA Yet (p. 2) . . . April Class III Price Climbs to $17.67/cwt. (+$1.52) (p. 2) . . . Vil$ack Ineptly Straddling “Meat vs. ‘Fake Meat’” Divide (p. 3) . . . Parts? New Radial Tractor Tires? Bale Wrapping? Stainless Steel Pipelines? (p . 3) . . . DFA Press Release Mis-States 2020 “All-Milk Price” (p. 3) . . . Foremost Farms’ 2020 Audit: Profits & Les Debt (p. 4) . . . Wild Ride Continues for Corn & Soybean Prices (p. 4) . . . Lawsuit targets Kraft Heinz’ “Bagel Bites” Snack Product’s Claims (p. 5) . . . Critics Cite “Georgia-Style” Tactics by CDFA in QIP Referendum (p. 5) . . . Culver’s Restaurants: Dedicated to Quality & Promoting Agriculture (with Lots of Dairy) (p. 6-7) . . . Clyde Rutherford, Long-time Dairylea Co-op Leader, Passes (p. 8) . . . Priority IAC: Enhancing Rumen Function & Protein Conversion Efficiency (p. 8) . . . Milk Production Report (p.9) . . . Strong Demand Boosts NFDM Prices, cheddar & butter Rise and Fall - Commodity Comments (p. 10) . . . Strong Demand Boosts NFDM Prices, Cheddar & Butter Rise & Fall (p. 9) . . . Here we (don’t need to) go again … (p. 11) . . . Q1 2020 fluid milk sales decline about 1.7% (p. 11) . . . Serious Drought Challenges Continued from Page 1 (p. 12) . . . . . . SUBSCRIBE and Keep Informed About the Dairy Industry! . . . We are now offering an electronic email version of The Milkweed . . .

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