Writer Nate Wilson gives the sorry history of New York State Gov.Cuomos failed scheme to make NY the yogurt capital of the world.DFA-owned Piedmont Milk Sales will quit buying milk from independents and DFA will help those producers form a new co-op.The markets we talk to show prices mostly down for dairy livestock.That throws off Moodys assertion that DFA is in a healthy balance of total member payments relative to the co-ops debt.Ken Rabas conducts an in-depth review of the factors that have been behind the spectacular stock price gains of the a2 Milk company.
DFAs payments to members are cleared monthly, not accumulated for a year.
So far, dairy products have not been specifically mentioned in the verbal sparring between China and the U. That test detects whether milk from cows comes from cows that have grazed on fresh forage.
This test, if widely applied on commercial basis, could go long way towards answering questions about the integrity of organic mega-dairies.
Interesting to see the wide swings in New Zealands seasonal milk production patterns. Two researchers from Iowa State University are claiming that Russians are helping spark attitudes in the United States that oppose genetically-modified organisms (GMOs).
Blaming the Russians for long-prevailing attitudes in this country that are skeptical of GMOs is pure bunk.