All news articles for May 2020

The latest update is dominated by responses to the coronavirus crisis.

Maxum issues May global dairy commodity update

By Jim Cornall

Dustin Boughton, director of procurement at Australian and New Zealand dairy ingredients suppliers Maxum Foods, says dairy markets are starting to come off the bottom of a deep trough due to decreased demand for cheese and butterfat from the closure of...

Bord Bia said the system should be in place in 2020. Pic: Bord Bia

Bord Bia launches Grass Fed Standard

By Jim Cornall

Bord Bia, the Irish Food Board, has launched a Grass Fed Standard, which it says is the world’s first on a national scale, that allows it to track and verify the percentage of grass consumed in the diet of Irish dairy herds.

New Economic Injury Disaster Loan applications are also being accepted.  Pic: Getty Images/Matt Anderson

NMPF hopes for more dairy purchases after $120m announcement

By Jim Cornall

The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) said it appreciates Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and the U.S. Department of Agriculture for including $120m of cheese and butter among $470m in Section 32 food purchases announced yesterday.

The Dutch company has joined at the member level. Pic: Getty Images/nadisja

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FrieslandCampina Ingredients joins Global Prebiotic Association

By Jim Cornall

The Global Prebiotic Association (GPA), the international trade association representing prebiotic manufacturers, brands and allied partners, has announced that FrieslandCampina Ingredients has joined the organization at the Member level.

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