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Chobani May Shake Up Canada's Dairy Industry
Thursday, September 06, 2012 (1245 reads)


Agra-Farma Canada is bringing its Chobani brand of Greek yogurt to the Toronto market despite opposition from some dairy processors. Danone Canada and Ultima Foods argued before a federal court that Chobani yogurt did not qualify for import permits. The case has led some to question Canada's dairy supply management system, which restricts the amount of milk that is produced or imported.



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Dairy Prices Rise 6% At Auction To Highest Since April 2012
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (895 reads)


Dairy prices rose to the highest level since early April in the latest GlobalDairyTrade sale, the third straight gain, with increases for all eight products on offer.



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Arla Launches New Whey Protein for Clinical Nutrition Market
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (1075 reads)


A groundbreaking whey protein is set to transform the fast-growing clinical nutrition category by offering companies the opportunity to create a 100 percent whey-based ready-to-drink beverage that is more effective, easier to formulate and better-tasting.



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Iowa Ag Deparment Now Requiring Aflatoxin Screening for Milk
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (984 reads)


The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship will require aflatoxin screening and testing of milk received in Iowa beginning August 31, 2012 and continuing indefinitely.



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ABF Ingredients to Invest $16 Million in PGP International Plant Expansion
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (1057 reads)


ABF Ingredients have announced a further expansion of the PGP International business with the building of a new plant in Evansville, Indiana. The 70,000-square-foot-facility will expand the company’s production capacity and capability for specialty food ingredients and additives.



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U.S. Farm Exports Expected to Reach Record Numbers in 2013
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (985 reads)


Exports of U.S. food and agricultural products are expected to reach $143.5 billion in fiscal 2013, well above the record set in 2011. At the same time, the forecast for fiscal 2012 is revised upward to a near-record $136.5 billion. Since 2009, U.S. agricultural exports have made gains of 50%.



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New Zealand Dairy Changes Strategy
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (1034 reads)


New challenges facing New Zealand's dairy industry will likely force a slowdown in milk production over the next decade, according to a new report. 



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Dairies See Small Improvements in Milk:Feed Ratio
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 (859 reads)


The USDA Agricultural Prices Index for dairy products increased during the month of August to 136 points.



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