The state of dairy exporting also discussed in “Let’s Talk Dairy” podcast
May 1, 2023
Tony Rice, trade policy manager for the U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), joins us for Episode 27 of the “Let’s Talk Dairy” podcast, where he discusses supply chain challenges.
Dairy processor turned to technology to improve the accuracy of its demand forecasts and enhance collaboration with it partners.
November 11, 2022
ReposiTrak’s Store-level Replenishment helps the dairy identify current and predicted out of stocks at the shelf level, reduce out of stocks, increase sales because they have the right product on the shelves and improve promotion execution and effectiveness.
Should it become law, it would help alleviate delays and disruptions at U.S. ports that have been a critical part of the export supply chain challenges plaguing U.S. exporters.
February 4, 2022
The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA), U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) applauded the Senate introduction of the Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA) on Feb. 3.
The program was launched in partnership with the Port of Oakland and will set up a new “pop-up” site at the port dedicated to easing the loading of empty containers with agricultural exports.
February 1, 2022
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced a new program to help address the export side of the supply chain crisis. The initiative was addressed at a webinar featuring agriculture industry and policy leaders hosted by the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) and the U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC).
The Dairy Exports Working Group aims to identify and address supply chain issues hampering U.S. dairy product exports.
January 25, 2022
The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA), the Port of Los Angeles and CMA CGM — a leader in shipping and logistics — formed the Dairy Exports Working Group aimed at identifying and addressing supply chain issues hampering U.S. dairy product exports.
Supply chain disruptions are currently a highly frustrating reality for industries across the globe. In fact, an October 2021 quarterly report from CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange relays that supply chains are arguably in the most dire condition since the beginning of the pandemic.
The association formed a Supply Chain Task Force to develop policy recommendations to address severe supply chain disruptions.
November 3, 2021
The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) announced the formation of a Supply Chain Task Force to develop policy recommendations to address severe supply chain disruptions affecting the U.S. dairy industry.
The agency also unveils New Climate Partnership Initiative, requests public input.
September 30, 2021
On Sept. 29, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a comprehensive set of investments to address challenges facing America’s agricultural producers. These include assistance to address challenges and costs associated with drought, animal health, market disruptions for agricultural commodities, and school food-supply chain issues.