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DAIRY MARKET NEWS TO JULY 11, 2014

 

         Dairy Market News to July 11, 2014   

David Eric Brown
R.A. Chisholm Ltd
Global Dairy & Meat Traders Since 1938

                                                                  

IRELAND

MILK PRODUCTION SOARING – Source: Dairy Industry Newsletter July 10, 2014

By the end of June, 3mths into the last year of quotas, as a result of excellent weather and strong grass growth, Irish milk production was running well ahead of quota, with most co-ops reporting supplies between 5% and 11% over quota. Glanbia reports supplies to the end of June 6.2% over quota. Dairygold said they were 2.5% over quota. Aurivo say they were 5% over and Kerry say they were 2.5% over. Lakeland says they were 6.5% over. Arrabawn say they were 11% over quota at the end of June and the four West Cork co-ops say they were about 8% over quota.

 

 

NZ / USA / CHINA

FONTERRA PLANS CHINA EXPANSION WITH U.S. GIANT

http://theglobaldairy.com/noticias/fonterra-plans-china-expansion-with-us-giant-40283/

Source: Theglobaldairy.com July 11, 2014

 

NZ

FONTERRA OFFER QUANTITIES – GDT AUCTION JULY 15, 2014

http://www.nzxfutures.com/dairy/events/summary

Source: nzxfutures.com

 

NZ / WORLD

MILK OUTPUT EXPANSION POISED TO SPUR 5 YEAR WORLD SURPLUS

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-07-10/milk-output-expansion-poised-to-spur-5-year-world-surplus

Source: Businessweek.com posted July 11, 2014

 

NZ

FONTERRA REPORT JUNE DELIVERIES +10.1% - Source: Dairy Industry Newsletter July 11, 2014

Fonterra report that milk collection across NZ in the month of June totaled 9m kg of milk solids, 10.1% higher than the same month last year. North Island deliveries were up 13% at 7m kg while South Island deliveries were up 2% at 2m kg. Milk collection at Fonterra’s Australian operations for the 12mths to June totaled 120m kg, about the same as the year before.

 

USA

CAMEL MILK CHOCOLATE, CHEESE AND COSMETICS – THE FUTURE IS BRIGHT FOR NEXT ‘SUPERFOOD’

http://www.dairyreporter.com/Markets/camel-milk-desert-farms-autism-diabetic

Source: Dairyreporter.com posted July 8, 2014

 

USA

USDA’S NATIONAL DAIRY PRODUCTS SALES REPORT – JULY 9, 2014

http://www.thefarmsite.com/reports/contents/NATDAIRYPRODSALES-07-09-2014.pdf

Source: USDA’s AMS

 

USA

CWT EXPORTS NOW UP TO 62,800t FOR 2014 – Source: Dairy Industry Newsletter July 11, 2014

CWT have accepted 21 bids for export assistance from DFA, Land O’Lakes, Michigan Milk Producers, Darigold and Tillamook County Creamery Association to export 7,083t of Cheddar, Gouda, Monterey Jack cheese, 565t of butter and 380t of WMP to customers in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, South America and Oceania. The product will be delivered between July 2014 and January 2015. Year-to-date, CWT have subsidized member co-ops in exporting 33,700t of cheese, 22,100t of butter and 7,000t of WMP to 41 countries.

 

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John
FOOD LAWS & REGULATIONS DIVISION UPDATE

Dear Fellow Members,

It is my privilege and honor to be the Chair for the Food Laws and Regulations
division of the IFT this year.  First and foremost I would like to thank
Dr. Sid Jhaveri  for his leadership and dedication as the Chair this past year.
 I would also like to welcome Judie Dziezak, JD, MS, RAC, CFS 
as Chair designate to the FLRD executive team. Also I would like to welcome
Alyssa Pagel of University of Minnesota and Regulatory Affairs intern at Conagra
 as our Secreatry,  Rishi Banerjee Manager, Regulatory and Technical Affairs as
our member at large and Erika Butler as our community super User.

During our leadership meeting on June 21th, we spent time discussing the 2014-15
 plan of activities for our division. Here are some of the highlights from the meeting:

  • Total Members = 1183
    • Student Members = 85
  •  
  • Our topis of focus this year are:
  • 1. FSMA implementation Issues
  • 2. Food Additives, GRAS modernization and ingredient approval
  • 3. Supply chain managemnet and quality monitoring
  • 4. International regulations and trade including import/export regulations
  • 5. Labelling and advertising (e.g. Front of pact, Nutrition panel, allergens, caffeine)
  • All members are encouraged to complete their online profile on IFT.org
  • Student membership has dropped in recent years. Awareness and opportunities with
  •  FLRD will be highlighted with students
  • Alyssa  Pagel of University of Minnesota and Regulatory Affairs intern at Conagra
  • has graciously accepted to be our student representative.
  • Graduate Student Scholarship: I want to let our members know that FLRD can
  • grant one graduate student scholarship for $1000 every year. Please help us pass
  •  on this message and encourage our students to apply for this important scholarship
  • There was interest in collaboration with other divisions especially the Quality
  • Assurance, the Toxicology & safety evaluation, Nutrition and the International
  • Division. We had a large turnout at the Division Networking Division and we will
  •  follow up with all the interested new memebers

  • I would like to thank you for your participation and time. I welcome any thoughts
  • and suggestions from you.   

 

Sincerely,

 

John Mwangi  PhD, CFS

Chair, FLRD

 

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Kara
Frequently Missed Question - July 11th

As before, to encourage learning and discussion, the correct answer will be revealed after at least 3 comments are posted below. Please share which answer you chose and the thought processor strategy you used to reach your selection.

Question:

In a vegetable operation, the process specifies that peas be blanched prior to canning.  What is the marker enzyme used to determine the success of blanching? 

A) catalase

B) peroxidase

C) lipoxygenase

D) chlorophyllase

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Kara
Frequently Missed Question - July 10th

As before, to encourage learning and discussion, the correct answer will be revealed after at least 3 comments are posted below. Please share which answer you chose and the thought processor strategy you used to reach your selection.

Question:

The ______ section of a plate heat exchanger has product on BOTH sides of the plates.

A. cooling

B. heating

C. holding

D. regeneration

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Conrad
Welcome from the 2014-2015 Chair
Marketing and Management (M&M) division members,

As the incoming chair of the M&M division, I would like to let you know that on Friday July 25th, we are hosting a conference call to finalize our Annual Operating Plan (AOP) for the 2014-2015 calendar year.

In order to deliver enhanced value to our division members, we have envisioned several new initiatives that will enhance our existing portfolio of services.

If you would like to be part of this discussion, please e-mail me off-line at conrad.rebello@pepsico.com

I would like to take this opportunity to thank Kate Sweitzer for serving as our 2013-2014 Chair.

Best regards,
Conrad
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