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
Four proposals, four different outcomes September 10, 2015 article

Focus on Dairy Exports

“Boots on the ground” provide service September 25, 2015 article
Vietnam heads up new market potential September 10, 2015 article
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