Margin Protection Program in 2014 Farm Bill

To help dairy farmers understand the Dairy Margin Protection Program, NMPF is providing a set of data examining how the MPP margin has varied over time, dating back to 2007.

A spreadsheet of tables listing feed and milk prices is available below as a PDF. The data points use the same calculations the USDA uses to administer the milk and feed prices used in the program.  

MPP Margins: January 2007 – December 2015  PDF


Other Resources

NMPF has also developed other resources to help dairy farmers become familiar with the Margin Protection Program:

For more information on the Margin Protection Program, visit