Dairy Policy E-Source

President Obama signing farm bill in Michigan

Photo courtesy of Laura Moser

California Milk Pricing

California’s pricing system is killing its dairies April 25, 2013 article – PDF of article
Yes, California’s pricing system is killing its dairies June 2013 article – PDF of article
Hoard's Dairyman Intel: California’s FMMO plan will keep quota
What are the implications of a California order? March 25, 2015 article
Expect a two-year voyage to enact California order June 2015 article
Editorial: The dairy nation is watching California June 2015 article

Focus on exports

What is our role as a major dairy exporter? August 25, 2015 article
How the U.S. became a major dairy exporter August 10, 2015 article

Farm Bill Reference Center

Margin Protection Program Decision Tool: www.fsa.usda.gov/mpptool

MPP-Dairy FAQs

MMP-Dairy Fact Sheet


DPDP Fact Sheet

Enrollment for New Dairy Farm Risk Management Program to Begin Sept. 2

New Farm Bill – New Dairy Policy

Article: Dairy Margin Protection Program sign-up is underway September 25, 2014 article

Article: New milk protections require new math September 10, 2014 article

Article: Insurance provides protection and flexibility February 25, 2014 article

Article: Farm bill provides dairy producers with a meaningful tool February 25, 2014 article

Article: Milk insurance: Would you spend $9 on it? February 25, 2014 article

Webinar: What does the farm bill mean to dairy? presented by Scott Brown, farm bill adviser

Editorial: Farm bill provides dairy with some stability February 25, 2014 editorial

Editorial: Farm bill represented a historic shift for dairy March 10, 2014 editorial