Farmers dodge dairy cliff

January 4, 2013 at 9:30 am in DL-Online

While the nine-month extension of the 2008 Farm Bill that was passed late Tuesday night by Congress as part of its “fiscal cliff” legislation prevented a near doubling of U.S. milk prices, many local dairy farmers note that it was a temporary “band-aid” on a problem that needs a long-term solution. Continue Reading