Front Page - April 22, 2016 • Volume 141, No. 44
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Protein-Rich Products, Healthy Snacks Help Power Strongest CPG Sales Rise In 4 Years
The US consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry registered its strongest growth in four years last year, and some of the biggest gains were achieved by companies targeting the fast-growing market for protein-rich foods and healthy, “mindful”....

House Members Note Importance Of Critical TPP Implementation Components Related To Dairy Trade

The USDA this week published a final rule that makes several changes to the Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP-Dairy). Established under the 2014 farm bill, MPP-Dairy provides risk management coverage that pays dairy...


Milk Production Rose 1.8% In March; Output In California Down 2.4%; Wisconsin Up 5.3%

US milk production in the 23 reporting states during March totaled 17.22 billion pounds, up 1.8 percent from March of 2015, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported Wednesday.
The number of milk cows on farms in the 23 rep

GDT Price Index Posts Biggest Jump In 6 Months; WMP Up 7.5%
The price index on this week’s semi-monthly Global Dairy Trade (GDT) dairy commodity auction increased 3.8 percent from the previous auction, held two weeks ago.
That was the second consecutive increase in the GDT price index, the third increase in the last four trading events, and the largest



A Sample of Inside

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 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

Marchant Schmidt’s New Weigh Belt System Designed For Precise Cellulose Distribution

MAGNATTACK Metal Magnetic Separators Gain USDA Dairy Acceptance

BioIonix Reduces Microbial Contamination In Brine, Extends Shelf Life Of Cheese

Metal Detector Enhanced Platform From Eriez Is Able To Detect Smallest Of Metals In Products Such As Cheese

Chr. Hansen Launches YoFlex Acidifix, ‘The Future Making Yogurt

Kelley Supply Expands Case Packaging Offerings

Sanitary Design Industries Introduces Technology For Environmental Controls In Cheese Aging, Drying, Curing, Storage Rooms


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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