New Podcast

Posted on January 23, 2015

It's a new year, with a new Milk Production and Cold Storage report. Mark Stephenson and Bob Cropp find so many things to discuss that they run just a bit long... You can stream the 14 minute outlook video from the Podcast section of the site.

New Publication

Posted on January 21, 2015

The 2015 enrollment for the Margin Protection Program ended on December 19th, 2014. Initial results of the signup were made available from the Farm Service Agency. There are some differences by state for percent of farms enrolling in the new program and there are differences in the number of farms purchasing above the catestrophic level of coverage. You can download a new Briefing Paper from the National Program on Dairy Markets and Policy summarizing the results.