Northeast Dairy Connection: National News for 6/3/2020


The below is a sampling of national news articles that may impact the Northeast Dairy Industry. Collected for the 6/3/2020 Northeast Dairy Connection.

COLORADO  

CO:  DFA closes purchase of Greeley’s Meadow Gold plant

WASHINGTON, D.C.  

DC:  'Lemon' or not, Trump is stuck with Phase 1 China trade deal

DC:  US Senator Chuck Grassley sees US keeping up with trade deal with China despite worsening relations

DC:  Trump delivers for farmers and food banks

DC:  USDA’s aid falls short of making dairy whole-NMPF

DC:  Washington Dairygrams - June 2020

DC:  From Farm to Fork: USDA Food Box Program Met with Praise and Criticism

IDAHO  

ID:  Chobani scholarships help Magic Valley students pursue dairy careers

ID:  'Everyday' retail dairy sales still strong

MICHIGAN  

MI:  Food Science Babe: Risks and benefits associated with raw milk

NORTH DAKOTA  

ND:  Millions in federal aid given to Midwest meat and dairy distributors

TEXAS  

TX:  For a second time in Borden’s 163-year history, a government contract could propel it through crisis

VIRGINIA  

VA:  On World Milk Day, U.S. Dairy Celebrates American Consumers

WASHINGTON  

WA:  Lawsuit accuses Mabton dairy, employee of sexual harassment against 8 workers

WA:  China & Phase 1 Commitments and U.S.-U.K. Negotiations

WISCONSIN  

WI:  Stephenson: Dairy industry has challenges ahead

WI:  June Dairy Month: There's a reason Wisconsin celebrates!

WI:  Dairy aid package now has clarity

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