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Roughly $1.5bn in revenues will be lost by US dairy farmers in the second half of 2018 as a result of retaliatory tariffs. Pic: ©GettyImages/Kwangmoozaa

NMPF criticizes USDA dairy aid package for falling ‘far short’

By Beth Newhart

The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) sent a letter to US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue analyzing the federal dairy aid package the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced over the summer. An eventual $12bn payout is aimed at helping...

Chobani will supply nearly 200,000lbs of its branded Greek yogurt in 4oz cups and 32oz tubs to schools in New York, Tennessee, Idaho and Arizona under the pilot.

Chobani awarded USDA school lunch Greek yogurt contract

By Mark ASTLEY

Chobani has been selected as the product of choice for the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Greek yogurt pilot program, after successfully undercutting bids from a number of rival Greek yogurt manufacturers.