Front Page - January 20, 2017• Volume 141, No. 31
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USDA Proposes Industry-Funded Promotion, Research Program For Organic Products
USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) on Tuesday proposed the creation of an industry-funded promotion, research, and information program for certified organic products. ...

Cream Cheese Producer Franklin Foods Acquired By Germany’s Hochland

Franklin Foods Holdings, which bills itself as the world’s fastest growing Cream cheese company, announced last Friday that Hochland SE, a privately held Germany-based cheese company, has acquired Franklin Foods and its sister companies.. .


Dairy CPI Rose 0.5% In December But Fell 1.3% In 2016; Cheese, Whole Milk CPIs Post Declines For 2nd Straight Year

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for dairy and related products was 217.929 in December (1982-84=100), up 0.5 percent from November but 1.3 percent lower than in . ..

Vilsack Named USDEC President, CEO; Perdue Named Ag Secretary
Tom Vilsack, who stepped down last Friday after serving as US secretary of agriculture for almost eight years, was named president and CEO of the US Dairy Export Council (USDEC) this week. .. .....



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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

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

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



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