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20-year-old Wisconsin cheddar makes debut at $209 a pound

posted on May 29, 2015 at 6:06 PM

A Wisconsin cheesemaker is debuting a 20-year-old cheddar this week that's short in supply and big on price. Full Story

US and EU Look For Expanded Agricultural Trade in 2015

posted on February 27, 2015 at 6:17 PM

US and EU Look For Expanded Agricultural Trade in 2015
While the impact of persistent drought was mentioned as a potential challenge, the outlook was generally positive late last week at USDA’s ninety-first annual Agricultural Outlook Forum. Full Story

Dairy Producers Aim to Take Advantage of Favorable Market

posted on March 28, 2014 at 4:11 PM

Dairy Producers Aim to Take Advantage of Favorable Market
Dairy cows have never been as valuable as they are today. Producers are doing their part to take advantage of favorable market. Full Story

Wisconsin Is The Big Cheese In Cheese

posted on March 21, 2014 at 2:57 PM

Swiss Emmentaler named world's best cheese. Full Story

Company Recalls 16 Varieties Of Cheese After Death

posted on February 28, 2014 at 11:52 AM

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the cheeses produced by Roos Foods of Kenton, Del., are linked to a listeria outbreak. Full Story

DiGiornio Severs Ties With Wisconsin Dairy Farm for Alleged Animal Abuse

posted on December 13, 2013 at 12:39 PM

Top-selling frozen pizza brand DiGiorno and its cheese supplier cut ties with a Wisconsin dairy farm Tuesday after an animal rights group released undercover video showing workers beating, kicking, stabbing and whipping sick and injured cows. Full Story

Significantly Higher Milk Prices Possible

posted on December 21, 2012 at 4:10 PM

Significantly Higher Milk Prices Possible
As the White House and Congress struggle to avert the "fiscal cliff," dairy producers are concerned that the compromise – or lack thereof -- could have a dramatic impact on milk prices. Full Story

Dairy Industry Copes with Challenges

posted on December 13, 2012 at 4:53 PM

Dairy Industry Copes with Challenges
Fewer consumers are hitting the dairy aisle at the grocery store these days and that’s translating to less demand for milk. While demand for yogurt, cheese and other dairy products is on the rise, U.S. per capita milk consumption has fallen... Full Story

CDC reports incidents of tainted ricotta cheese

posted on September 14, 2012 at 3:47 PM

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says ricotta cheese tainted with listeria bacteria is linked to 14 illnesses and at least one death. Full Story

Goat Farms Spur Growth in Alaskan Cheese Making

posted on April 9, 2010 at 4:04 PM

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- When Jennifer Ansley saw goats for the first time at a state fair, her heart nearly skipped a bleat. Full Story

The World's Best Cheeses

posted on March 26, 2010 at 3:03 PM

The Europeans are still the big cheeses. Swiss and Austrian cheesemakers took top honors Thursday at the 2010 World Championship Cheese Contest in Madison, beating out some 2,300 entries from 20 countries ranging from Argentina to Switzerland. Full Story

Bill Makes Cheese Wisconsin's Official Snack

posted on January 8, 2010 at 4:01 PM

MADISON, Wis (AP) - Cheese would become Wisconsin's official state snack under a bill up for public hearing on Thursday. Full Story

15 Year-Old Wisconsin Cheddar for $50 Per Pound

posted on December 11, 2009 at 2:12 PM

MINERAL POINT, Wis (AP) - A 15-year-old cheddar made in Wisconsin, possibly the most mature cheese for sale in the country, is selling well despite the $50-per-pound price tag, its producer said Saturday. Full Story

Obama Getting Cheesy Inauguration Gift From France

posted on January 16, 2009 at 8:01 PM

PARIS (AP) — Barack Obama has a pungent and politically charged inauguration gift coming his way from France. Full Story

Fate Of Feta Favors Greeks

posted on October 28, 2005 at 8:10 PM

A decision concerning the fate of feta cheese was reached by the European Union's highest court this week. Full Story
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