Cheese Reporter

Front Page - January 27, 2023 • Volume 147, No. 33

US Milk Production In 2022 Was A Record 226.6 Billion Pounds
US milk production during 2022 totaled a record 226.6 billion pounds, up 0.2 percent, or 362 million pounds, from 2021, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported Wednesday....

USDA Sets Feb. 28 Hearing In TN On Transportation, Delivery Credits In Southeastern Orders

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that a public hearing will convene on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023, to consider and take evidence on proposals to amend the inter-market transportation credits in the Appalachian and Southeast federal milk marketing orders and adopt distributing plant delivery credits (intra-market transportation credits) in those two orders as well as the Florida order. .....


Bipartisan House Bill Aims To Make It Easier To Move Milk, Other Products Across US

Bipartisan legislation introduced in the US House on Tuesday would increase safety and shipping capacity for truckers, provide recruitment and retention incentives for drivers, and provide flexibility during times of emergencies or black swan events, according to its sponsors. ...

FDA Deputy Commissioner Yiannas Resigns, Backs New Agency Structure
Frank Yiannas, deputy commisioner for food policy and response at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is resigning his position effective Feb. 24, 2023....


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Ecolab Forms Sanitation Partnership With Kelley Supply Boosting Efficiencies

Vivolac Introduces High-Yielding Cultures Program For Mozzarella Blends

5 Point Fabrication Offers Updates To GenMac Cutters; Details Capabilities

Urschel Introduces New Affinity Integra-D Cheese Dicer That’s USDA Dairy Division

Allied Blending Gets Patent For Dry Blend For Making Extended Cheese Product

Chr. Hansen Offers New Microbial Lipase That Improves Cheese Taste With Dosage Precision

ALPMA USA Partners With Frontmatec To Offer Hand And Boot Hygiene Stations

Extrutech Plastics Begins Production Of Wall, Ceiling Panels With Antimicrobial Technology

RELCO Increases Cheesemaking Offering
Of Draining/Matting/
Cheddaring Belts