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Mar. 22 - NMPF President Says Strengthening Dairy Safety Net Program Must be Priority as Farm Bill Discussions Commence

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Congress begins its deliberations on the next farm bill, improvements to the dairy Margin Protection Program must be a top priority for lawmakers,... Read More

U.S. Dairy Leaders Promise Steadfast Commitment to Mexico Read More
Feb. 28 - NMPF Commends Executive Order to Begin Rollback of Waters of the U.S. Rule Read More
Feb. 23 - Kansas Dairy Farmer Lynda Foster Tells Senate Action is Needed to Address Dairy Safety Net, Other Important Ag Issues Read More
Feb. 13 - New FARM Program Environmental Stewardship Module Helps Measure Improvements in Dairy Sustainability Read More

CEO’S CORNER


Jim Mulhern
NMPF President & CEO

Dairy Spotlight

The Kraft Family

Chris Kraft is a member of the NMPF Board of Directors, representing Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. Kraft Family Dairies, near Fort Morgan, Colorado, runs two operations. Badger Creek Farm is considered home, where the Kraft family milk 1,300 cows. Quail Ridge Dairy is 3 miles south, where they...

THIS YEAR IN NMPF HISTORY

1999

Week of March 20: A National Milk analysis finds that the number of U.S. dairy farms dropped by more than 25 percent in six years, illustrating the economic pressure on individual producers as the industry consolidated.