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February 16: NFFC Sends Third Letter to Senator Leahy Requesting Hearings into Dairy Farmers of America (02.16.09) – NFFC on February 9 delivered another letter to Senator Leahy asking for hearings on Dairy Farmers of America’s antitrust abuses. The recent collapse in milk prices and $12 million fine of DFA by the CFTC lends even further[…]

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February 5: Dairy Farmers and Consumer Group Host Press Teleconference on Collapse in Milk Prices (02.05.09) – Farmers from across the country fault Congress and stimulus for failure to confront greatest dairy crisis since the Depression. Food and Water Watch, a consumer group, points out consumers have yet to benefit from drop in milk prices paid[…]