Press Releases

January 20, 2016:NMPF and IDFA Commend Senate Action on Child Nutrition Legislation
January 19, 2016:NMPF Welcomes Paul Bleiberg as New Senior Director of Government Relations
January 14, 2016:Dairy industry voices pros and cons to TPP in front of U.S. International Trade Commission
January 07, 2016:JOINT STATEMENT: Government’s 2015 Dietary Guidelines Affirms Role of Dairy Foods in Healthy Eating Patterns
December 21, 2015:A Day on a Dairy Farm with the Ziehm Family
December 18, 2015:NMPF Praises Inclusion of COOL Repeal, Tax Relief for Farmers In Year-End Federal Government Spending Bill
December 07, 2015:After WTO Release of Retaliation Amount, Dairy Groups Again Urge Congress to Solve Country-of-Origin Labeling Dispute
December 03, 2015:Dairy Groups Urge Congress to Fix Country-of-Origin Labeling Problem in Year-End Spending Bill
December 01, 2015:NMPF, IDFA Applaud Inclusion of Milk Hauling Amendment to Transportation Bill
November 19, 2015:Statement from NMPF President and CEO Jim Mulhern on FDA Announcements Regarding Labeling of Food from Genetically Engineered Sources
November 17, 2015:Sign-Up Deadline for 2016 Dairy Margin Program Coverage Is End of This Week
November 17, 2015:NMPF Director of Government Relations Promoted to Senior Director of Industry & Environmental Affairs
November 16, 2015:New 2016 FARM Residue Prevention Manual Focuses on Antimicrobial Stewardship
November 06, 2015:Statement from NMPF and USDEC on Release of Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
October 28, 2015:Representatives from Major Food Marketing Companies Extol Need for Continuous Improvement and Collaboration with Dairy Farmers
October 27, 2015:NMPF Reflects on 100 Years of Leadership at Federation’s 99th Annual Meeting
October 26, 2015:NMPF Board Advances Phase-Out of Tail Docking
October 22, 2015:House Panel Approves NMPF-Backed Amendment Allowing Increased Truck Weight Limits for Milk Hauling
October 21, 2015:Vermont Dairy Farmer Testifies Before Senate Agriculture Committee on Federal Regulation of Biotechnology
October 21, 2015:Wide Range of Foreign Dairy Subsidies Limits U.S. Farmers' Ability to Sell Products Overseas, NMPF Says
October 19, 2015:NMPF, USDEC and IDFA Urge Senate to Solve COOL Labeling Issue to Head Off Tariffs on U.S. Dairy Products
October 09, 2015:NMPF Commends U.S. Court Decision to Halt Implementation of Waters of the U.S. Final Rule
October 09, 2015:Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Pact Closes; Impact on US Dairy Not Yet Clear
October 04, 2015:Long-Running Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks Conclude: Dairy Industry to Analyze Details
September 22, 2015:NMPF Statement on USDA Dairy Margin Protection Program Deadline Extension
September 15, 2015:NMPF Asks Agriculture Department to Give Dairy Farmers Two More Months to Enroll in Margin Protection Program for 2016
September 10, 2015:Dairy Industry Commends Representative Reid Ribble for Introducing Safe Trucking Act
September 09, 2015:Losing Immigrant Workers on Dairy Farms Would Nearly Double Retail Milk Prices and Cost the Economy More than $32 Billion, New Report Finds
August 31, 2015:NMPF Asks EPA, Army Corps to Suspend National Enforcement of New Water Regulation Pending Resolution of Court Cases
August 05, 2015:Merck Animal Health Partners with NMPF in Support of Dairy Farmers’ Efforts to Provide Quality Animal Care