No Time to Lose: The fight for the future of dairy farming
Analyses of Proposed Alternative Growth Management Programs for the US Dairy Industry
This video with Chuck Nicholson and Mark Stephenson presents information on the Growth Management Program designs analyzed and findings about impacts on milk prices, price variability, farm profitability and market outcomes. (24 minutes) You can also download a printed report with more details about the analyses.
You can access a web application which will provide you with some idea of the impact of a Growth Management Program on your operation. Entering a few pieces of information about your milk production and intended growth over the next 4 years will provide an estimate of expected changes in milk price and Market Access Fees paid or received. There is also a separate video which shows data entry and interpretation of results from the web application.