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Information and results from the Minnesota Milk Producers Association.

Dairy farmer groups propose Class III Plus for better milk pricing

April 28, 2021

Plan focuses on stability, protection from negative PPDs Four Midwestern dairy groups today announced a Federal Milk Marketing Orders proposal aimed at creating long-term stability in fluid milk pricing and…

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Minnesota Milk seeks award nominations and opens scholarship application

March 26, 2021

Do you know an outstanding dairy farmer leader and farm family? Minnesota Milk is seeking nominations for its Producer of the Year award. Dairy farms are scored on their leadership,…

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COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility

March 11, 2021

From Commissioner Thom Petersen: Governor Tim Walz announced Wednesday that Minnesota is expanding COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to include a segment of Minnesota’s food and agriculture sector. Starting, Wednesday, March 10,…

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Don’t Miss the Minne-Series

December 18, 2020

Minnesota Milk is excited to bring a new opportunity to dairy farmers and their employees with the launch of the Minnesota Milk Minne-Series starting on January 7. The virtual program includes four various…

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44th Annual Meeting

December 4, 2020

Minnesota Milk held it’s 44th annual meeting, and first in virtual format, on Wednesday, December 2. Directors Rick Smith, Garrett Luthens and Aaron Vogt were re-elected to the board, while Sadie Frericks, Blue Diamond Dairy, was elected as…

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Scholarship auction goes virtual

December 1, 2020

The Minnesota Milk virtual auction has over 30 items to support Minnesota dairy student scholarships. Minnesota Milk’s annual scholarship auction supports about $10,000 per year for scholarships to Minnesota Milk…

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Minnesota Milk bestows Bruce Cottington award to Tom Anderson

November 25, 2020

Minnesota Milk Producers Association board of directors is pleased to announce the recipient of the Bruce Cottington “Friend of Dairy” award to Tom Anderson.

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Minnesota Milk Names Spadgenske Dairy as Producer of the Year

November 25, 2020

The Minnesota Milk Producers Association 2020 Producer of the Year is Spadgenske Dairy, Menahga, Minnesota.

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Congressman Collin C. Peterson named Minnesota Milk Legislator of the Year

September 14, 2020

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Milk Producers Association named Congressman Collin Peterson (District MN-07), as its 2020 Legislator of the Year. As Congressman and current House Agriculture Committee Chairman, Peterson…

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Minnesota Milk hosting two golf scramble tournaments to raise funds for scholarships

July 10, 2020

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Milk Producers Association is pleased to host the annual Minnesota Milk Cup golf tournament this summer. This year, two events will be held on Aug.…

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2019 Farm Business Management dairy sort shows $17.65 was average cost of production

July 7, 2020

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Milk Producers Association (MMPA) hosted AgCentric Director Keith Olander this week for a dairy farm finances webinar, Review the Past to Plan our Future on Tuesday, June 22. The presentation summarized the 2019 findings of the Minnesota Farm Business…

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Nominations Wanted

June 17, 2020

Nominate the next Producer of the Year and Friend of Dairy.

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