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  • National Milk applauds European dairy label decision
    Posted by Larry Lee on June 24, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    The National Milk Producers Federation says a European judge made the right decision about imitation dairy product labels. Chris Galen with National Milk Producers tells Brownfield the European Court of Justice upheld European Union regulations preventing plant-based alternatives from using dairy-related names.  “The European Court of Justice looked at whether an imitation dairy foods company that makes soy ‘cheese’ can use a dairy term like cheese on a tofu-based product, and the European court said no, that’s a violation of our food labeling standards.” Galen says the issues and regulations in Europe and America are virtually the same, so he’s encouraged by the ruling.   Continue reading National Milk applauds European dairy label decision at Brownfield Ag News.     &nbs […]

  • Brazilian beef ban doesn’t bump up prices
    Posted by Mark Dorenkamp on June 23, 2017 at 11:42 pm

    A cattle industry leader is surprised the market did not respond more favorably following the U.S. ban of fresh beef imports from Brazil. Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association president Krist Wollum says the USDA decision should improve the price outlook for domestic beef producers. “It should be a good thing, but the troubling part is that when they announced that there were shipments of beef coming from Brazil, our markets took a $3 dollar dip.  Continue reading Brazilian beef ban doesn’t bump up prices at Brownfield Ag News.     &nbs […]

  • Compeer Financial ready to roll July 1st
    Posted by Mark Dorenkamp on June 23, 2017 at 11:30 pm

    The president and CEO of a newly merged farm credit organization says they’ll be ready to do business as Compeer Financial come July first. Earlier this year, stockholders of Minnesota-based AgStar Financial, Badgerland Financial of Wisconsin, and 1st Farm Credit in Illinois voted to approve the merger. Rod Hebrink says he hopes the biggest change their clients notice is the new name. “We brought these organizations together to take advantage of the unique skills in each of the organizations.  Continue reading Compeer Financial ready to roll July 1st at Brownfield Ag News.     &nbs […]

  • U.S. biodiesel profitable despite expired tax credit
    Posted by Mark Dorenkamp on June 23, 2017 at 11:11 pm

    The U.S. biodiesel industry has remained profitable this year despite the expiration of the Biodiesel Tax Credit. Data from the University of Illinois shows a pattern of good financial years tied closely to the $1 dollar per-gallon credit. National Biodiesel Board (NBB) vice president of federal affairs Anne Steckel says a combination of factors may explain why 2017 has been an outlier. “We have a tax incentive that’s been off and on.  Continue reading U.S. biodiesel profitable despite expired tax credit at Brownfield Ag News.     &nbs […]

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