Although the Dairy Margin Protection Program paid out more than $11 million in indemnities this summer, dairy farmers continue to wonder if the program is a worthwhile risk management tool.
The American Dairy Coalition
In early August, the United States Department of Agriculture published the milk margin for May/June 2016 and it was $5.76. The calculated USDA milk margin is used in the Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP) to det
Dairy farmers who want to enroll in the 2017 Dairy Margin Protection Program, renew their current enrollment or change coverage levels, can do so beginning today at their local Farm Service Agency office. The 2017 enrol