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Dairy Cows Are Becoming Meat Amid COVID-19 Meat Shortage

Dairy Cows Are Becoming Meat Amid COVID-19 Meat Shortage

With an imbalance between supply and demand due to the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. dairy farmers are facing a milk surplus. In order to offset the impact, more farmers are sending milking cows to the...
More Than 3200 U.S. Dairy Farms Shut Down In 2019

More Than 3,200 US Dairy Farms Shut Down In 2019

The number of dairy farms in the US is declining. The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports the number dropped nearly nine percent since the year before. In 2019, the U.S. had an average of...
The Dairy Industry Is Collapsing Before Our Eyes: This Is Why

The Dairy Industry Is Collapsing Before Our Eyes: This Is Why

A glass of milk is as American as apple pie. Images of milk-mustachioed celebrities and athletes became part of popular culture and we were all taught that milk builds strong bones. The food pyramid,...
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U.S. Dairy Farmers Struggle With Milk Surplus as Vegan Options Drive Market Shift

Despite efforts to keep the industry afloat, dairy farmers are struggling with milk surpluses, driven, in part, by the rise of vegan options. Since the 1970s, Americans have steadily lost interest in dairy milk. A USDA report...
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Dairy Industry Inappropriately Targeting Latinos, Says New Report

A dairy industry report obtained by the Latino-focused branch of international animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has revealed the inner workings of how the dairy industry is consciously...

Ukraine Experiences Small But Significant Decline in Meat and Milk Consumption

The eastern European nation of Ukraine has seen a year over year decline in both meat and milk production, according to statistics released by Open for Business, a site focused on business news from...

Vegan Milk Market Expected to Reach $28 Billion Within 4 Years

According to the latest market research by Packaged Facts, Dairy and Dairy Alternative Beverage Trends in the U.S., 4th Edition - the market for both dairy-based and dairy-alternative beverages is projected to skyrocket up...