Press Releases

February 19, 2015:Dairy Industry Reaction to New Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Report
February 14, 2015:NMPF President Thanks Wisconsin Congressional Leaders for Focusing on Expanded Dairy Exports
February 13, 2015:House Votes to Permanently Extend Favorable Tax Treatment of Farmers’ Capital Purchases
February 12, 2015:Dairy Groups Laud Congressional Leaders for Stressing Importance of Full Discussion of Trademarks and Common Names
February 05, 2015:USDEC/NMPF Applaud Ways and Means Chairman Ryan for Comments on Dairy Trade
February 02, 2015:EPA Withdraws Water Guidance as Result of NMPF Objections
January 29, 2015:114th Congress Will Include a Large, Bipartisan Dairy Farmer Caucus
January 16, 2015:USDA Provides Additional Data on Dairy Farms Enrolled in Margin Protection Program
January 12, 2015:More than Half of U.S. Dairy Farms Enroll in New Margin Protection Program
January 08, 2015:NMPF, USDEC and IDFA Support Coalition Efforts to Facilitate U.S. Dairy Exports to Cuba
December 19, 2014:U.S. Dairy Industry Praises Outcome of Talks with China on Cheese Name Issue
December 16, 2014:NMPF Thanks House and Senate for Sending Section 179 Extension to the White House
December 11, 2014:NMPF: New Study from the CDC Offers Powerful Argument Against Efforts to Ease Restrictions on Raw Milk Consumption
December 09, 2014:Ag Communicator Emily Meredith Honored as 30 & Under ‘Rising PR Star’
December 04, 2014:U.S. Negotiators Must Prioritize TPP Market Access Gains for U.S. Dairy Industry, Not for Other Countries, Dairy Groups Urge
December 04, 2014:NMPF Thanks USDA for Extending Sign-Up Deadline for New Margin Protection Program
December 01, 2014:Sign-Up Deadline for the New Dairy Safety Net Is End of This Week
November 24, 2014:Booklet from NMPF Covers Your Dairy Data Needs
November 21, 2014:NMPF Statement on White House Executive Action on Immigration Policy
November 20, 2014:NMPF Asks EPA to Clarify Proposed WOTUS Regulation Expanding Federal Reach under the Clean Water Act
November 18, 2014:NMPF Joins 41 Other Ag Groups in Urging Restoration of Section 179 Tax Provision Allowing Immediate Write-Off of Equipment Purchases on Farms
November 14, 2014:NMPF CEO Joins American Humane Association, Other Food Producers in Reviewing Importance of Responsible Food Animal Production
October 29, 2014:NMPF Welcomes Four New Co-ops as Members as 2014 Annual Meeting Closes
October 28, 2014:NMPF Leaders Set Sights on Immigration, Trade & Other Issues in Wake of 2014 Victory on New Dairy Safety Net
October 28, 2014:NMPF Board Votes to Require that Organizations Participating in FARM Animal Care Program Must Enroll All Dairy Farms in Their Supply Chain
October 23, 2014:FARM Program Report Shows Continued Widespread Adoption of Animal Care Practices
September 29, 2014:U.S. Dairy Industry Decries Market Barriers Raised in EU-Canada Trade Deal
September 25, 2014:NMPF Provides Narrated Slide Presentation Explaining How Farmers Can Take Advantage of New Dairy Safety Net
September 09, 2014:NMPF and the National Association of Clean Water Agencies Sign Landmark MOU to Increase Collaboration on Watershed Improvement Projects
September 05, 2014:NMPF Launches Online Calculator to Help Farmers Select Coverage Levels under New Dairy Safety Net