Derrick Josi, of Wilsonview Dairy in Tillamook, Ore., is cultivating a national following with his blog and social media accounts detailing daily life on the farm.
Prosecutors in King County, Wash., are reviewing a state audit that alleges a drainage district commissioner and his wife withdrew more than $400,000 in public funds from the district to suppo…
Dairygold Inc. has hired more people in Mexico to improve its operations there and farther south into Latin America.
Trade disputes with Mexico and China are putting a drag on U.S. dairy exports.
While U.S. milk production last March fell below that of a year ago for the first time in six years, the USDA’s preliminary 50-state data put April output up 0.1%.
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Hay stocks are down 29% in the Pacific Northwest from a year ago mainly because livestock needed more hay than usual in February and March due to colder than normal weather. Now rain is hamper…
Cash dairy prices saw some ups and downs the first full week of May but closed mostly higher.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Agriculture issued four dozen fines, citations and warnings to dairies and other confined animal feeding operations last year, many for unauthorized…
Women have always played a role in agriculture, and the latest Census of Agriculture did a better job of capturing that involvement.
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An Eastern Washington dairy, 12 former employees and the United Farmworkers of America have all agreed to walk away from a legal battle after nearly a decade .
CHINO, Calif. (AP) — A fire has been burning for hours in huge stacks of hay bales at a Southern California dairy.
The USDA announced the April Federal order Class III benchmark milk price at $15.96 per hundredweight, up 92 cents from March, $1.49 above April 2018, and the highest Class III price since Sep…
DALLAS (AP) — Dean Foods Co. (DF) on Tuesday reported a loss of $61.6 million in its first quarter.
Witnesses from the dairy industry identified issues of concern and made recommendations.
Andrei Mikhalevsky, president and CEO of California Dairies Inc., has announced his intention to retire at the end of the year.
Blueberries, hops, apples and hay increased in acreage in the Pacific Northwest while wheat and potatoes dropped a bit in the 2017 Ag Census compared with five years earlier.
Threemile Canyon Farms, Oregon's largest dairy producer, is planning to turn millions of gallons of cow manure into renewable natural gas, if state regulators approve a permit for the project.
Cash Cheddar block cheese closed Friday morning at $1.6850 per pound, up 1 3/4-cents on the week and 6 1/2-cents above a year ago.
U.S. milk production fell below that of a year ago for the first time in six years.
The California Dairy Campaign contends a referendum to establish the California Cattle Council was not legitimate; others disagree.
Marella’s affinity for dairy began in his childhood in India with his family’s dairy cows.
Dairy farmers’ investment is changing attitudes and dietary recommendations and increasing sales.
The federal government has resumed notifying employers if they have employees whose names or social security numbers don’t match records. It could result in more employment eligibility verific…
Fire claims a dairy milking parlor but the owners are fortunate enough to have plenty of help and moved 900 cows 60 miles north to an empty dairy that was pressed into service.
All farms with milk cows declined more than 10,000 in latest Census of Agriculture.
Tuesday’s Global Dairy Trade auction registered its 10th consecutive session of gain, inching 0.5% higher on the weighted average of products offered.
OLYMPIA — Washington lawmakers have raised fees to save the Department of Agriculture's brand program, settling for now an issue that divided the cattle industry for two years.
New permitting requirements for Oregon’s confined animal feeding operations have failed to gain enough support on a key legislative committee to move forward this year.
Tom Vilsack, president and CEO of the U.S. Dairy Export Council and former Secretary of Agriculture under President Barack Obama, delivered the keynote address at the annual Oregon Dairy Indus…
Dairy prices started April with some hesitation. The block Cheddar closed the first Friday of the month at $1.66 per pound, up 1 1/2-cents on the week and 5 3/4-cents above a year ago. The bar…
SALEM — Dairy Day at the Oregon State Capitol on April 4 put a scoop of ice cream on top of dairy industry lobbying efforts during the legislative session.
Cash cheese saw a third consecutive week of gain and achieved new highs for 2019 last week.
OLYMPIA — Most Washington dairy farmers don’t brand cows and aren’t in the mood to pay more to support a brand program, an industry representative told lawmakers Tuesday, complicating a last-d…
CME dairy prices saw little change in the St. Patrick’s Day week as traders anticipated the February Cold Storage report Friday afternoon.
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University economists say prices should respond to lower milk production in the second half of the year.
PORTLAND — It turns out Alpenrose Dairy in Portland will not be going anywhere.
A lawsuit between family members has put the future of Alpenrose, a longtime Portland dairy company, in jeopardy.
Dairy traders had a lot of information to assimilate last week and took CME block Cheddar to a $1.56 per pound Friday, closing the week 2 1/2-cents higher but 2 1/2-cents below a year ago. The…
The DAIRY PRIDE Act will help keep the issue on FDA’s agenda during a transition in leadership.
Output on track to double
CME Cheddar block cheese closed the second Friday of March at $1.5350 per pound, down 7 1/2-cents on the week, ending five weeks of gain, and 3 1/2-cents below a year ago.
An old lumber mill in Hines, Ore. is getting new life after it was purchased by Chuck Eggert, founder of Pacific Foods, and resurrected as an animal feed production facility.
The new collaboration will include hosting an annual sports nutrition symposium at USS' new training facility at the Utah Olympic Oval.
The EU’s push to restrict the use of common food names could cost U.S. dairy farmers $20 billion in the short term and $71.8 billion over the next 10 years.
Cheese traders took the Cheddar blocks higher for the fifth week in a row, closing Friday at $1.61 per pound, up 1 1/2-cents on the week, the highest since October and 5 cents above a year ago.
U.S. milk production growth in the last three quarters of 2018 hovered around o.5 percent year over year.
Construction on the 200,000-square-foot facility is expected to begin this summer.
OLYMPIA — Three Washington ranching groups on Monday endorsed raising a slate of fees to stop the state Department of Agriculture from shutting down its brand-inspection program.
Americans largely favor passage of USMCA, according to a polling firm that partners with The New York Ties, Politico and Bloomberg.
Dairy prices were mixed in the shortened President’s Day holiday week. Cheddar block cheese closed Friday at $1.5950 per pound, up 1 1/2-cents on the week and 10 cents above a year ago.
A Yakima labor attorney gave employers tips at the Washington Growers League annual meeting and said arbitration agreements must be understood by employees signing them to be binding.
Bill described as an "attack" on Washington state farmers.