Front Page - July 21, 2017• Volume 142, No. 5
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Milkfat’s Contribution To US Milk Prices Rising As Fat Use Increases
The contribution of milkfat to farm milk prices has risen from 38 percent for a number of years to over 50 percent since mid-2015, according to Peter Vitaliano, vice president, economic policy and market research, National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF).....

US Milk Production Rose 1.7% In June, Milk Cow Numbers Increased Again; Second-Quarter Milk Output Up 1.8%

US milk production in the 23 reporting states during June totaled 16.93 billion pounds, up 1.7 percent from June 2016, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported Thursday.


Great Lakes Cheese To Build New $55 Million Cheese Packaging Plant In Wausau, WI

Great Lakes Cheese (GLC) has reached an agreement with the city of Wausau to build a new, $55 million cheese packaging plant in the Wausau West Industrial Park.

USTR Unveils NAFTA Negotiating Objectives; Groups Praise Inclusion Of Key Priorities
US Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer on Monday released a detailed summary of the US negotiating objectives for the renegotiation in the North American Free Trade Agreement.
NAFTA entered into force over 23 years ago, and since that time, the US economy and global trading relationships have undergone “substantial changes,” the .



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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



Nelson-Jameson Releases 70th Anniversary Edition Of Its Buyer’s Guide

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

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

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