Milk Prices

New York News
10:15 am
Sat June 29, 2013

Farmers Warn of High Milk Prices Without Farm Bill

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Congress' failure to pass a farm bill last week has already resurrected talk of a "dairy cliff," in which milk prices could skyrocket to $6 a gallon.

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New England News
9:20 am
Mon December 31, 2012

Deal Could Prevent Spike in Milk Prices

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The leaders of the House and Senate Agriculture Committees have agreed to a one-year extension of the 2008 Farm Bill that expired in October, to head off a possible doubling of milk prices next month. But there is no vote scheduled yet on the House floor.

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12:20 pm
Wed October 3, 2012

Schumer Warns Consumer Milk Prices May Double If Farm Bill Not Passed

New York Senator Charles Schumer is warning that milk prices in stores could double if the Farm Bill isn't renewed by the end of the year.

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