Front Page - April 21, 2017• Volume 141, No. 44
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While Millennials Influence Current Food Trends, Marketers Look To Generation Z
Millennials and their disposable income are heavily influencing consumer food buying trends, from non-GMO to BST-free and sustainably produced dairy products to the importance of social justice in food manufacturing.. ....

World Economic Outlook Is Brightening, But One ‘Salient Threat’ Is Turn Toward Protectionism, Trade Warfare: IMF

Consistently good economic news since last summer is starting to add up to a “brightening” global economic outlook, but one “salient threat” is a turn toward protectionism, leading to trade warfare, according to the World Economic Outlook (WEO), released this week by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).


US Milk Production Rose 1.8% In March Despite Declines In California, Idaho; Cow Numbers Up 15,000 Head From Feb.

US milk production in the 23 reporting states during March totaled 17.524 billion pounds, up 1.8 percent from March 2016, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported Thursday.
February’s milk production estimate was revised down by 27 million pounds from last month, so production was up 2.3 percent from February 2016 (adjusted for ...

Trump Pledges To Stand Up For Dairy Farmers In Canadian Dispute
It isn’t often that a US President weighs in on an international dairy policy dispute, but President Trump did just that this week, twice.
On Tuesday, in remarks on his “Buy American, Hire American” executive order in Kenosha, WI, Trump pledged to “stand up for our dairy farmers in Wisconsin” in the ongoing dispute with Canada over that country’s newly implemented Class 7 milk price....



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More in this week's Cheese Reporter

  • From Our Archives • Coming Events • NASS Dairy Prices • Futures Report Activity
  • Dairy Product Markets - Wholesale Cheese & Butter Prices • Cold Storage Reports
  • Whey Markets • Cheese Prices: Cheese Markets

G-M-I’s New Strainer Barrier Gasket Accepted For Use In USDA Inspected Plants

GEA Teams Up With GE To Develop ‘GE Blister Free’ RO Membranes For Dairy Industry

Technopak Opens USA Division To Service, Maintain Dairy Powder Packaging Machines

Powder-Solutions Inc. Offers MAGNATTACK’s RapidClean Swing-Away Magnet Grate

Nelson-Jameson Launches Its First Department-Specific Catalog: Lab•alog

With Rheolution’s CoaguSens, Cheese Makers Can Determine Best Curd Cutting Firmness

RELCO Set To Rollout Upgrades To Stoelting Cheese Equipment As Part Of Rebranding Effort




New Books

New Products

EDCO Food Products Receives Safe Quality Food Certification Fully Automated 40-Pound Cheese Block De-Boxing, De-Bagging And In-Line Block Tracking Available United Industries Adds Larger Size Stainless Steel Tubing For Increased Volume Throughput CrystalBan™ Prevents Calcium Lactate Crystals In American-Type Cheese; Improves Yield