New Podcast

Posted on May 20, 2015

It's a tale of two regions as Mark Stephenson and Bob Cropp discuss this month's milk price forecast. Western states have seen declining production while the Upper Midwest and the Northeast are awash in milk. Butter prices have also been quite high while nonfat dry milk prices are at levels not seen since 2009. The video is about 11 minutes long and you can access it from the Podcast section of the web site.

Annual Workshop for Dairy Economists and Policy Analysts

Posted on May 4, 2015

The 22nd Annual Workshop for Dairy Economists and Policy Analysts was held in Portland, Oregon on April 30 to May 1. Topics including dairy farm financial risk and the consideration of a California Federal Milk Marketing Order were presented by speakers and commented on by panelists and attendees. You can download PDFs of the presentations here.