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Washington Insider-- Wednesday
Wed Jan 15, 2014 07:02 AM CST

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

Europe's Dairy Producers Poised to Take Advantage of Growing Global Market

The European Dairy Association, which represents EU dairy processors, says its members enjoyed a record 2013 and are set for a prosperous 2014, as milk production and investment increase ahead of the end of European Union production quotas in April 2015. EDA says milk output has been rising throughout Europe over the past two months, and an organization spokesman said EDA members are happy to see the end of what ...

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  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
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