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Inside the September 2019 Issue (Issue No. 482): Stories of the Month: 9/9/19: CME Block Cheddar Price at $2.00/lb. . . . Agriculture Caught in Trade Wars’ Cross-Fire . . . Foremost Farms’ President/CEO & CFO Canned . . . Pending “Hard Brexit” Will Severely Disrupt UK’s Dairy Industry . . . USDA’s August Grain Projections are Real “Head-Scratchers” . . . Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Exposes National Dairy Promotion $$$ Waste . . . Administrative Hiccups Plague DMC Payments to Some Producers . . . Source: Wisconsin DOJ Won’t Prosecute Mink Farm’s Crooked Cheese Antics . . . Southeast Co-ops Struggle in Effort to Revive Regional Superpool . . . The A2 Milk Company, Ltd. Reports Spectacular Year-End Results . . . Danone Pressuring Organic Producers: Sign Money-Losing Contracts, or Else . . . Report Finds WI Dairy Processing Surged, But Producers Economics Lagged . . . Michigan Milk Produces Now Swiping $1.95/cwt. off PPDs . . . $17.60: August Class III Price Rises 5-Cents Per Cwt. . . . Top-=Notch Restaurant + Top-Quality Cheese = Award-Winning Fried Curds . . . Ripley’s Hillcrest Dairy Grows with A2 Guernsey Milk . . . Patriotic” Farmes Should Take One for The Team . . . Mad Cornell Food Scientists Develop Butter Substitute (80% Water) . . . Consumer Group: “Plant-based’ Meats Don’t Grow in Gardens . . . Dairy Commodity Scene: Cheddar Blocks Spike, Butter Tumbles . . . Wisconsin’s Justice Department: Gutless . . . Winter Rye Forage: Leave No Soil Uncovered . . . Farmshine marks 40th anniversary . . . Wisconsin Ag Dep’t Taking Public Comments on CAFOs ‘til Sept. 13 . . . SUBSCRIBE and Keep Informed About the Dairy Industry!

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Stories of the Month - September 2019:


Foremost Farms’ President/CEO & CFO Canned (p. 1 & 3):  One of our “Stories of the Month.”

Source: WI DOJ Won’t Prosecute Mink Farm’s Crooked Cheese Antics (p. 3): Another “Story of the Month.”




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