Rangpur Dairy & Food Products launches series of new brands | Weekly Blitz

Rangpur Dairy & Food Products launches series of new brands | Weekly Blitz

In Bangladesh, Rangpur Dairy & Food Products Limited, which is popularly known as ‘RD’ has launched a series of new products and brands through a colorful event organized at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka on September 27, 2021. According to WSJ Markets, Rangpur Dairy & Food Products Ltd., engages in the manufacture and […]

Dairy farmers against soybean feed export to India

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Local soybean millers have increased the price of soybean meal by Tk10-12 per kg and reduced the regular supply. This has created an artificial crisis in the market Soybean feed export from Bangladesh to other countries should be stopped immediately to save the local livestock and poultry sector, urged Bangladesh Dairy Farmers’ Association (BDFA) on […]

A better focus: Fifth-generation LaFargeville farm selling dairy aspect of business

LAFARGEVILLE — A few days ago, W. Ed Walldroff, co-owner of Homestead Fields Family Farm, received an “out-of-the-blue” call from an older gentleman who saw a notice of Friday’s auction at the Eiss Road farm. “I’ve known him. He’s 88 now,” Mr. Walldroff said. “He asked, “Can’t you run that outfit from the office? Why […]

Dairy farming gets costlier | The Daily Star

Work on to cultivate crops twice or thrice a year in saline prone areas: Razzaque

Soaring feed prices to blame, farmers say Wed Sep 22, 2021 12:00 AM The price of dairy feed such as straw and wheat bran as pictured above has soared in the past few months, making it near impossible for small or marginal farmers to make a profit amid increased production costs. The picture was taken […]

What does Horizon’s exit mean for Vermont’s organic dairy producers?

What does Horizon’s exit mean for Vermont’s organic dairy producers?

Kathleen Hescock in a barn at Elysian Fields, the organic dairy farm owned by Hescock and her husband Joe, in Shoreham on Wednesday, Sept. 15. Theirs is one of the Vermont farms whose contracts with Horizon Organic will be terminated next year. Photo by Glenn Russell/VTDigger In 2017, Horizon Organic recognized Joe and Kathleen Hescock […]

Dairy farms sprouting around Dhaka

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

Many Dhaka residents are well aware about the milkman, known as “goala” in Bangla, who delivers fresh milk to their doorsteps on a daily basis. They collect milk from nearby dairy farms before making their rounds each day. However, some customers go the extra mile to ensure that they get unadulterated products by visiting the […]

Dairy cooperatives failing Milk Vita

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

A third of dairy cooperatives still active under Milk Vita are selling most of the milk collected from farmer members in the open market for higher rates instead of supplying it to the state-run organisation. This has led to milk collection reaching a record low and a drastic fall in production of Bangladesh Milk Producers’ […]

Big organic milk processor to cut ties with farms in the Northeast

Big organic milk processor to cut ties with farms in the Northeast

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) – More than two dozen organic dairy farmers in Vermont will need to find a new place to sell their milk. In yet another blow to the struggling dairy industry, a major milk processor says it doesn’t need any more Vermont milk. Horizon Organics, a company that buys organic product from farms […]

Farmer, doctor encourages rural communities to get vaccinated – Farm and Dairy

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Farm and Dairy file photo By Dr. Kevin Sharrett Farmers put up with a lot of misinformation about modern agriculture. There are numerous articles on the many misconceptions that exist. Talk with just about any farmer, and he or she will welcome discussions about safe and abundant food production and the groceries you buy, land […]

Family farm swaps cows for goats amid changed dairy industry

Family farm swaps cows for goats amid changed dairy industry

HYDE PARK, Vt. (AP) — Grappling with a changed industry, two brothers operating their family’s dairy farm in Vermont have made the drastic decision to give up hundreds of cows for goats. The Jones family, which had raised cows for 150 years at Joneslan Farm, houses about 1,000 goats in their barn that remains adorned […]