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Recent Changes to the Dairy Margin Protection Program

Cornell University’s Professor of Agricultural Economics Andy Novakobic and UW-Extension Center for Dairy Profitability Director of Dairy Policy Analysis Mark Stephenson have authored a new Briefing Paper about recent changes to the Margin Protection Program (MPP). While we don’t have all of the implementation rules from the Farm Service Agency (FSA) just yet, we do […]

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Mailbox Prediction Tool Available

We have been working on improving the software system we developed last summer where producers can use farm-specific estimated regression models to forecast their own mailbox price for 12 months from the date of analysis. The most current Class III and IV futures market data are used in the forecasting exercise. This regression model includes […]