Cheese Reporter

Front Page - January 11, 2019 • Volume 143, No. 29
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Producers Believe Herd Contraction More Likely In 2019 Than Expansion
Producers indicated last month that contraction of both the dairy and beef herds is more likely in 2019 than expansion, according to results from the purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer, which was released this week. . ....

Dairy CPI Increased 0.4% In December, Fell 0.1% In 2018; Retail Cheddar Price Rose In December

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for dairy and related products was 216.652 in December (1982-84=100), up 0.4 percent from November but down 0.1 percent from December 2017, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today. .....


Peterson Elected Chairman Of House Ag Committee; Sen. Roberts Won’t Run Again In 2020

ollowing a vote by his Democratic colleagues last Friday, US Rep. Collin C. Peterson (D-MN) was elected chairman of the House Agriculture Committee.
US Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX) .......

Food Safety Concerns Aired As Government Shutdown Continues
The partial US government shutdown continued this week, with a consumer group saying the shutdown has put the US food supply at risk and the Alliance for a Stronger FDA saying that food safety “will be particularly hard-hit” by the shutdown. . ..



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




Kody Rathe Creates Process Engineering Firm, RSP Design

GenMac Offers Dual Direction Horizontal Cheese Cutter

Kelley Supply Takes On Sophisticated Robot Palletizing Cell After New Expansion

Caloris Awarded Patent For CONCENTRIX MVR Evaporator

Quest Industrial Introduces Intelligent Autonomous Vehicle

Advanced Process Technologies (APT)Rebrands Corporate Identity

Urschel Introduces New Affinity Integra Dicer For Difficult-To-Cut Products Like Cheese

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