Front Page - June 9, 2017• Volume 141, No. 51
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USDA Cuts Milk Output Forecasts; Mostly Higher Prices Expected
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA), in its monthly supply-demand estimates released today, lowered its milk production forecasts for both 2017 and 2018 and raised most of its dairy product and milk price forecasts.....

Cheese Production Rose 3.7% In April; Cheddar Output Jumped 4.8%; Butter Output Down 4.1%

US cheese production during April totaled 1.039 billion pounds, up 3.7 percent,or 37 million pounds, from April 2016, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported Monday....


Canada’s New Class 7 Price Is ‘Unfair Undercutting’ Of US Industry, Perdue Tells Canadian Counterpart

During a meeting Monday with Canadian officials, US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said he made it “very clear” that Canada’s new Class 7 milk price is an “unfair undercutting” of the US industry that grew up south of the US-Canada border. ...

China Agrees To Protect 100 EU Geographical Indications, Including Numerous Cheeses
The European Union (EU) and China agreed last Friday to formally publish a list of 200 European and Chinese geographical indications (GIs), 100 from each side, that will be considered for protection through a bilateral agreement to be concluded this year.....



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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



WeighPack Offers Comprehensive Cheese Weighing Solution: PrimoCombi 0.5L

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





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