DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Tue Feb 5, 2013 04:29 PM CST

Fonterra Co­-op, New Zealand's largest dairy company, is now facing more potential problems due to their delay in letting the world know about dicyandiamide (DCD) found in milk. The news broke in January, but was actually discovered by the company in September. A four-month delay is under scrutiny. Not that there are any potential lawsuits or similar actions with testing so far having proved the levels were safe, but more the fact that they sat on it for as long as they did in order to assess how this was going to be dealt with. Now it is wondering ...

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