Anna-Lisa LacaOnline and Business Editor



Articles By Anna-Lisa Laca

Apr 01, 2020

Is it Time to Restructure the Balance Sheet?

With all the uncertainty surrounding markets in the wake of COVID-19, farmers are reaching for every option to stay afloat.

Dean Foods Dairy Pure Milk
Mar 31, 2020

Dean Foods Accepts DFA’s $433 Million Offer for Majority of Assets

DFA will acquire the assets, rights, interests, and properties relating to 44 of Dean Foods fluid and frozen facilities for $433 million.

Mar 23, 2020

A Cycle of Sustainability

Dairy farm uses a variety of tools to keep their business environmentally viable.

markets down
Mar 17, 2020

COVID-19 Recession Likely to Cause Milk Prices to Reflect 2008

All in all, analysts agree milk prices could fall a staggering 20%, which would put us in the neighborhood of 2008 prices.

Mar 16, 2020

USDA Shuts Down Office Wing Due to Staffer with COVID-19

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) closed a wing of it’s Washington headquarters over the weekend because an employee tested positive for COVID-19.

Whitesides Dairy 006
Mar 13, 2020

COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Dairy Workers Available in Spanish, English

Jorge Delgado Alltech’s dairy employee training expert, put together a fact sheet that can help all employees understand the virus and what they can do to help prevent it on the farm.

U.S. Capitol
Mar 13, 2020

Coronavirus Debate Dominates Capitol Hill

Coronavirus continues to dominate the news headlines and discussions on Capitol Hill as Congress works to pass a bill to respond to the Coronavirus.

Mar 13, 2020

Coronavirus Presents Dairy Export Challenges, Opportunities

Dairy exports posted a record month in January and while it’s unclear how exports faired in February, it’s likely coronavirus will continue to have an impact.

markets down
Mar 06, 2020

Coronavirus Could Drop Milk Prices 6%

Over the past few days commodity markets, including dairy, have felt the impact of the coronavirus outbreak.