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US dairy industry lobbying 2012: Who spent what and why?

By Mark Astley+

27-Mar-2013
Last updated on 27-Mar-2013 at 16:14 GMT2013-03-27T16:14:05Z

Every year US dairy manufacturers and organisations pump millions of dollars into political campaigns in an attempt to influence proposed legislation. In 2012, the industry spent more than $7m. DairyReporter.com spoke to 2012's top five US dairy industry spenders about their priorities last year and in the year ahead.

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