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Inside the March 2018 Issue (Issue No. 464): STORIES OF THE MONTH (CLICK THE BLUE HEADLINES BELOW FOR THE "STORIES OF THE MONTH"): NZ Milk Production Nose-Diving: January ’18 Milk Solids Drop 7% (p. 1) - “Story of the Month” . . . Mideast Milk Flooding Into Upper Midwest (p. 1) - “Story of the Month” . . . 7th Round of NAFTA Negotiations Concludes (p. 2) . . . Dean Foods Reports Disappointing Q4 & 2017 (p. 2) . . . Oganic Dairy Markets Being Disrupted (p. ;2) . . . Dairy “Safety Net” Emerges from Federal Gov’t’s Budget’s Backroom Del (p. 3) . . . Does Moody’s Investors Service Correctly Understand DFA??? (p. 4) . . . Beef Checkoff Lawsuit Heard in Court of Appeals (p. 4) . . . Monsanto’s President Hopes to Double Dicamba “Resistant” Soybean Acreage (p. 5) . . . a2 Milk: Sales, Profits & Joint Venture Propel Stock Price (p. 6) . . . Southeast Milk Markets in Total Chaos (p. 7) . . . ’18 Grain Outlook Sobering: Trade Deals & Weather Are Factors (p. 8) . . . Butter & Cheddar Prices Strengthen, Milk Powder Prices Decline (p. 9) . . . Dairy Livestock Prices Mostly Down (p. 10) . . . All’s Not Well in Garden City, KS (p. 10) . . . Butter & A2 milk … winners! (p. 11) . . . The 5% Solution … (p. 11) . . . Agri-Mark’s Cabot Cheese Lie: “Owned by our FAMILY FARMERS …” (p. 12) . . . VA Sales Tax Higher than Farmer’s Shrae of Price of 8-oz. (1%) Milk at Subway (p. 12) . . . SUBSCRIBE and Get AND MUCH MORE!!! . . .

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"STORIES OF THE MONTH" •  MARCH 2018 (Issue 464):

NZ Milk Production Nose-Diving:  January 2018 Solids Drop 7% (p. 1)

Mideast Milk Flooding Into Upper Midwest (p. 1)

Pete Hardin's March 30, 2017

Dairy Town Meetings Stream Live or Downloadable:
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Amended Milk Powder Lawsuit Alleges Fraudulent Criminal Activities by DairyAmerica
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Amended Milk Powder Complaint - 02/10/2017

Help Stop Beef Imports from Foot-And-Mouth Infected Countries

Latest Northeast Anti-Trust Lawsuit



HOT ISSUES ON THE FRONT BURNER  (click on headlines below):

Recent Dairy Trade Mission to Cuba: Q & A with Bob Wolter
What You Need to Know about Foot-and-Mouth Disease

NZ’s Failed History of Dairy Product Quality

Firm Tried to Sell NZ Glue as MPC in Wisconsin


NZ Dairy Menace Extends Far Beyond Recent Botulism Scandal


NPR: Independent Farmers Feel Squeezed By Milk Cartel

USDA Milk Powder Pricing Fiasco & OIG Report

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