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Dairy Farmers Receive $2 Million from Agri-Mark
Thursday, October 29, 2009 (2129 reads)

Last week, Agri-Mark announced it would send a second round of cash payments of $1 per hundredweight of milk shipped in September by 1,300 members in New England and New York. In Kansas City, Dairy Farmers of America announced it is mailing checks to more than 10,600 members for 30 cents per hundredweight of milk marketed in September.

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NIZO Management Buy-Out Breaks With The Past
Thursday, October 29, 2009 (2485 reads)

The management of NIZO Food Research has reached an agreement with the NIZO foundation to buy out 100 percent of the shares in the research company, bringing to an end over 60 years of connection to the dairy industry.

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IDF World Dairy Summit 2010 - Call for Abstracts
Thursday, October 29, 2009 (2238 reads)

Authors intending to make oral or poster presentations at the IDF World Dairy Summit 2010 are now invited to submit their abstracts.

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U.S. Official to Press India on Dairy Trade
Thursday, October 29, 2009 (2218 reads)

What started as a request by one New York dairy eventually may lead to the removal of a long-standing trade barrier between the United States and India.

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New TV Documentary Series Highlights Probiotics
Thursday, October 29, 2009 (2460 reads)

Probiotics are to take center stage in a new series of TV documentaries, the first of which will be screened next Fall on major TV channels in the United States, including Public Service Broadcasting outlets, National Geographic and Discovery, along with European and Asian networks.

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New CSK Strains to Improve Low Fat Cheese
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 (2113 reads)

CSK Food Enrichment has unveiled a new selection of strains to improve the texture and flavour of low fat cheese.

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Study Suggests Five Dairy Servings a Day can Trigger Weight Loss
Friday, October 23, 2009 (1959 reads)

New research suggests that increasing dairy consumption from three to five servings a day in the context of a reduced calorie diet can help fight obesity.

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Lactose Intolerance Rates May Be Significantly Lower
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 (2077 reads)

Prevalence of lactose intolerance may be far lower than previously estimated, according to a study in the latest issue of Nutrition Today.

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FDA to Crack Down on Misleading Health Claims
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 (2292 reads)

The Food and Drug Administration says it will take aim at logos and symbols on food packaging that mislead consumers about the health benefits. "It is clear that at the present time this vast array of different approaches is adding confusion rather than clarity," said Dr. Margaret A. Hamburg, FDA commissioner. "We believe we can offer important benefits in terms of developing the science- and nutrition-based criteria for the use of dietary guidance claims."

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Dairy COOL Act Introduced in Congress
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 (2200 reads)

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, has introduced the Dairy Country of Origin Labeling Act, which would extend mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) to all dairy products sold at retail, including milk, cheese, yogurt, ice cream and butter.

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