2017
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