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U.S. Commodity Food 2012 Outlook Stable Due to Structural Changes and Near-Term Cost Relief
Thursday, December 15, 2011 (2291 reads)

The outlook for the commodity protein, produce and dairy sectors is stable for 2012 due to structural changes and near-term cost relief, according to Fitch Ratings.

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Arla Foods Joins GlobalDairy Trade Auction
Thursday, December 15, 2011 (2315 reads)

Fonterra's online auction platform GlobalDairy Trade has attracted its third international dairy industry player in as many months. European dairy heavyweight Arla Foods is the latest to sign up to offer product for sale on GDT, joining Australia's Murray Goulburn and Dairy America.

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Study Shows Feeding Wine By-Product Increases Milk Production and Decrease Methane Emissions
Thursday, December 15, 2011 (2244 reads)

Scientists have found that supplementing dairy cows feed with grape marc - the stems, seeds and skins from wine grapes which is the leftover material from wine-making boosts milk production by 5% and cuts methane emissions by 20%.

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Danone Refocusing Chinese Dairy Operations While Nestlé Shuts Down Facilities
Thursday, December 15, 2011 (2242 reads)

French dairy giant Danone says it is refocusing its Chinese dairy operations after suspending operations at a yogurt facility in Shanghai, while Nestlé has closed an ice cream facility in the country.

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A Record Year for U.S. Exports in 2011
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 (2289 reads)

U.S. dairy exports were valued at $3.96 billion, 29% higher than 2010 in the first 10 months of the 2011. This is already a record-high figure for a full year, even with two months to go in 2011, according to USDA.

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Davisco Foods and Cornelius Team Up to Bring High Quality Whey Protein
Monday, December 12, 2011 (2157 reads)

Davisco Foods and Cornelius have joined together in partnership to deliver high quality whey protein products to the UK market.

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Canadian Dairy Commission to Increase Support Price for Skim Milk Powder
Monday, December 12, 2011 (2090 reads)

Rising feed and fuel costs for dairy farmers has prompted the Canadian Dairy Commission to increase the support price for butter and skim milk powder effective February 1, 2012.

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GEA Process Engineering Wins Supplier of the Year Award From Danone
Monday, December 12, 2011 (2189 reads)

GEA Process Engineering France has won Danone Canada’s ‘Supplier of the Year’ award in the category ‘Capital Investment’. It was the company’s liquid processing business unit - Scami - that secured the victory.

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Dairy Product Prices Rise 2.6% at Fonterra Auction
Friday, December 09, 2011 (977 reads)

Average prices of dairy products rose to the highest level since July, with gains in both whole and skim milk powder, the biggest products on offer.

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Over $10 Million Awarded to Meet US Food Safety Concerns
Friday, December 09, 2011 (977 reads)

US authorities have awarded over $10m in food safety grants to universities across the country with the aim of boosting research and education and reducing concern.

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