News for Dairy Co-Ops - January 6, 2012
January 6, 2012
|Volume 70. No. 1|
CWT Export Assistance Sets New Performance Benchmark in 2011
FDA Milk Sampling Program Begins
NASS Reinstates Dairy Reports after NMPF Request
Agriculture Groups Oppose Animal Rights Bill
NMPF Submits Comments on USDA Disease Traceability Proposal
APHIS Urged to Review Indemnification Calculators for TB and Brucellosis Eradication Programs
NMPF recently commented on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Veterinary Service (VS) proposals for “Appraisals Using Beef and Dairy Calculators” and “Options for Federal Indemnity Payments Veterinary Services Bovine Tuberculosis and Brucellosis Programs.”
Farm Dust Legislation Passes Key Committee
Ceres Dairy Risk Management, LLC is a new NMPF associate member. Ceres’ risk management professionals have over 20 years of combined experience in the dairy industry and have been at the forefront of dairy risk management.
Their deep understanding of the supply chain from cow to cup sets them apart and gives them a fresh approach to dairy risk management.
Ceres is headquartered in Seattle, WA and Sara Dorland, Managing Partner is the company contact. She can be reached at 206-216-1918.