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Barn Media 5-20-11: Dairy Program Proposal Stirs Debate

Brian Allmer

A proposal to create a dairy market stabilization program is generating considerable debate in the dairy industry. Opponents say it’s a form of supply management – while proponents say it would only kick in when conditions warrant… The dairy stabilization program is part of a package of proposed changes – called “Foundation for the Future” – put forth by the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF). It has drawn fire from dairy processors – specifically the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA). But Jerry Kozak – President and CEO of NMPF – says the proposal has widespread producer support – and that’s what matters most…

A proposal to create a dairy market stabilization program is generating considerable debate in the dairy industry. Opponents say it’s a form of supply management – while proponents say it would only kick in when conditions warrant… The dairy stabilization program is part of a package of proposed changes – called “Foundation for the Future” – put forth by the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF). It has drawn fire from dairy processors – specifically the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA). But Jerry Kozak – President and CEO of NMPF – says the proposal has widespread producer support – and that’s what matters most…


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