NY State Agriculture Department Accepting Nominations For The Dairy Promotion Board

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets is currently accepting nominations to fill a vacancy on the New York Dairy Promotion Order Advisory Board, with the term ending April 30, 2020. The Advisory Board assists the Commissioner in the administration of the Dairy Promotion Order and makes recommendations on dairy marketing promotion, nutrition education and research programs. All nominations must be received no later than March 1, 2019.

Darigold Introduces High-Protein Milk with Less Sugar

February 13, 2019 Darigold

Darigold is expanding its portfolio of milk products to include FIT, an ultrafiltered, lactose free, high-protein milk. FIT delivers Darigold’s same delicious taste with 75 percent more protein and 40 percent less sugar than regular 2% milk. The farmer-owned co-op’s ultrafiltration process naturally concentrates protein and removes sugars.

Sour Milk: How Canada May Be a Loser under NAFTA 2.0 (USMCA)

In the new article “Reforming Canada’s Dairy Sector: USMCA and the Issue of Compensation,” released in AEPP, G. Cornelis van Kooten from the University of Victoria looks into the winners and losers of the new trade agreement.

Women’s Choice Award® Names Eggland’s Best America’s Most Recommended Eggs For Fifth Consecutive Year

February 13, 2019 Eggland's Best Eggs

For the fifth consecutive year the Women’s Choice Award®, the leading advocate for female consumers, has named Eggland’s Best America’s Most Recommended™ Eggs. Eggland’s Best was also chosen as America’s Most Recommended™ Hard-Cooked Eggs for the second year in a row.

Darigold Names Kadavy as Chief Operating Officer

February 12, 2019 Darigold

“Over the past three years, Grant has worked to position our co-op for the future, spearheading a substantial international expansion in direct sales and distribution, and advancing our capabilities with supply chain investments, new product development and customer relationships,” said Stan Ryan, President and CEO.