The dairy industry today produces 59 percent more milk with 64 percent fewer cows that eat 77 percent less feed and drink 65 percent less water per cwt of milk produced compared with dairy production in 1944, reports Dairy Heard ... FULL ARTICLE AT Environmental Leader
The announcement comes two months after nearby Consolidated Dairies went out of business in a legal dispute with Farmland, costing 138 jobs.
Bruce Krupke of the Northeast Dairy Foods Association says consumers are drinking less milk and the industry is ... FULL ARTICLE AT San Antonio Express-News
Filed under: Investing They say you should play to your strengths, and dairy producers such as Dean Foods that are struggling with steadily falling milk volumes could get a boost from an industry marketing campaign to promote chocolate milk. Source ... FULL ARTICLE AT Daily Finance
Carterton dairy farmer Chris Engel is out of pocket but better informed after two of his cows died of "hardware disease", the industry term for cows that die from ingesting metal fragments in palm kernel expeller supplementary feed. FULL ARTICLE AT The Timaru Herald
DAIRY group Glanbia is to create 90 jobs in Monaghan and Dublin. The Kilkenny-based company said it will build a new UHT (ultra heat treated) facility Monaghan to produce long-life liquid milk and cream, for export to emerging markets like ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
Food is any substance consumed to provide nutritional support for the body. It is usually of plant or animal origin, and contains essential nutrients, such as carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, or minerals. The substance is ingested by an organism and assimilated by the organism's cells in an effort to produce energy, maintain life, or stimulate growth.
Historically, people secured food... Full Article At Wikipedia.org