Recent research backs dairy products in their battle to overcome bad press in established markets, while they have 'huge' opportunities to carry health benefits into regions such as the US, Latin American, India and Asia, where per capita consumption...
An initial investigation of the European Competition Commission
into the proposed merger of dairy cooperatives Friesland Foods and
Campina has raised serious concerns, prompting the launch of an
Dairy farmers across Europe say they are temporarily calling for an
end to ongoing strikes that have threatened milk supply in the
bloc, after industry players agreed to enter talks over the pricing
for their products.
Claims that consumption of dairy products and other high calcium
goods may play a key role in weight loss or gain are not
sufficiently supported by scientific testing, according to a new
review of existing research.
Ohio has made small changes to its proposed dairy labeling rule
following comments it received as part of a public hearing April 8,
but the modifications are not likely to quell opposition to the
Calls by a UK-based dairy cooperative for the implementation of a
"fair trade" style price system for the country's milk
farmers to avoid a potential supply crisis, have not been backed by
the European Dairy Association...
A battle over whether to expand fees on dairy imports to help pay
for promoting dairy products has broken out in Congress, as states
not included in the current fee system fear inclusion would deal a
The EU's dairy management committee last week revoked
subsidies on all exported dairy products for the first time in 40
years, as increased demand amongst processors and consumers
continues to drive up prices.
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the nation's dairy
industry are putting a stop to claims in their advertising that
dairy products cause weight loss following a petition from the
Physicians Committee for Responsible...
A new clinical study has re-ignited the fiery debate over dairy
intake and weight loss, claiming obese adults can eat four servings
of dairy every day and still lose as many pounds as those with a