2017
May 25, 2017: MAY 25 - National Dairy FARM Program Opens Registration for 2017 Evaluator Conference
May 18, 2017: MAY 18 - Dairy Industry Welcomes Swift Action by USTR Lighthizer to Launch NAFTA Modernization Efforts
May 18, 2017: MAY 18 - NMPF Facilitates NCIMS Passage of Proposals to Enhance Safety of Dairy Foods
May 17, 2017: MAY 17 - State Milk Regulators Ask FDA for Assistance on Assuring Proper Use of Dairy Product Terminology
May 11, 2017: MAY 11 - NAFTA Relationships Need Attention as NMPF, USDEC Begin Work with New U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer
May 09, 2017: MAY 9 - NMPF Statement on Confirmation of Scott Gottlieb as FDA Commissioner
May 08, 2017: MAY 8 - Michigan Dairy Farmer Outlines Changes Needed in Farm Bill Safety Net at Senate Hearing
May 04, 2017: MAY 4 - NMPF Urges Dairy Imitators to Comply with Food Labeling Standards
May 03, 2017: MAY 3 - NMPF, USDEC Organize Dairy Fly-In on Capitol Hill to Build Support for Trade with Canada, Mexico
May 01, 2017: MAY 1 - Dairy Industry Applauds USDA Secretary Perdue for Supporting School Milk Options
April 28, 2017: APRIL 28 - Trump Administration Commits to Continued Staunch Defense of U.S. Food and Beverage Manufacturers Using Common Food Names
April 27, 2017: APRIL 27 - National Dairy FARM Program Releases Stockmanship Training Video with BQA
April 27, 2017: APRIL 27 - Bipartisan Congressional Letter Voices Support for Tackling of Canada’s Protectionist Dairy Practices
April 24, 2017: APRIL 24 - NMPF Statement on Senate Confirmation of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue
April 21, 2017: APRIL 21 - National Dairy FARM Program Releases Environmental Stewardship Reference Manual to Celebrate Earth Day
April 19, 2017: APRIL 19 - NMPF Statement in Response to Canadian Ambassador’s Comments on Dairy Trade Dispute
April 18, 2017: APRIL 18 - NMPF Statement on President Trump’s Comments on Dairy Trade Dispute with Canada
April 18, 2017: APRIL 18 - National Dairy FARM Program Releases Updated Drug Residue Manual
April 18, 2017: APRIL 18 - NMPF Recognizes Members of Congress for Focusing Attention on Dairy Workforce Needs
April 13, 2017: Dairy, Ag Groups Urge President Trump to Act Immediately to Halt Canada’s Continued Disregard of Trade Obligations
April 05, 2017: APRIL 5 - Canada’s Dairy Trade Actions Hurting Rural America
March 22, 2017: Mar. 22 - NMPF President Says Strengthening Dairy Safety Net Program Must be Priority as Farm Bill Discussions Commence
March 15, 2017: U.S. Dairy Leaders Promise Steadfast Commitment to Mexico
March 07, 2017: March 7- NMPF Recommends Changes to Margin Protection Program to Make It Viable Safety Net for Farmers
February 28, 2017: Feb. 28 - NMPF Commends Executive Order to Begin Rollback of Waters of the U.S. Rule
February 23, 2017: Feb. 23 - Kansas Dairy Farmer Lynda Foster Tells Senate Action is Needed to Address Dairy Safety Net, Other Important Ag Issues
February 14, 2017: Feb. 13 - New FARM Program Environmental Stewardship Module Helps Measure Improvements in Dairy Sustainability
February 13, 2017: Dairy, Ag Groups Urge President Trump to Raise New Canadian Milk Pricing Scheme Issue in Meeting with Prime Minister Trudeau
February 02, 2017: NMPF Urges Senate Agriculture Committee to Confirm Sonny Perdue as Agriculture Secretary
January 31, 2017: JAN. 31 - NMPF Lauds New House Bill Calling for Enforcement of Dairy Labeling Standards
January 30, 2017: JAN. 30 - U.S. Dairy Companies Push Back Against Canada’s Protectionist Policies
January 23, 2017: JAN. 23 - NMPF, USDEC Urge Trump Administration Not to Cede Export Opportunities as United States Withdraws from TPP, Reconsiders NAFTA Role
January 19, 2017: Jan. 19- NMPF statement on nomination of Sonny Perdue as Agriculture Secretary
January 17, 2017: Jan. 17 - NMPF Statement on Selection of Tom Vilsack as New President of U.S. Dairy Export Council
January 12, 2017: Dairy Farmer and Dairy Foods Groups Support Senate Bill Prompting FDA Enforcement of Milk Labeling Standards
January 11, 2017: Jan. 11- Canada’s Protectionist Policies Will Harm U.S. Economy, Dairy Groups Tell President-Elect Trump
January 06, 2017: Jan. 6 - NMPF Joins Farm Groups Touting Benefits of Agricultural Trade in Letter to Incoming Trump Administration
January 05, 2017: Jan. 5- Dairy Groups Express Concern with Proposed Changes in WIC Feeding Program
January 03, 2017: Jan. 3- NMPF, USDEC Statement on Selection of New U.S. Trade Representative