Claims that consumption of dairy products and other high calcium
goods may play a key role in weight loss or gain are not
sufficiently supported by scientific testing, according to a new
review of existing research.
Ohio has made small changes to its proposed dairy labeling rule
following comments it received as part of a public hearing April 8,
but the modifications are not likely to quell opposition to the
Calls by a UK-based dairy cooperative for the implementation of a
"fair trade" style price system for the country's milk
farmers to avoid a potential supply crisis, have not been backed by
the European Dairy Association...
A battle over whether to expand fees on dairy imports to help pay
for promoting dairy products has broken out in Congress, as states
not included in the current fee system fear inclusion would deal a
The EU's dairy management committee last week revoked
subsidies on all exported dairy products for the first time in 40
years, as increased demand amongst processors and consumers
continues to drive up prices.
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the nation's dairy
industry are putting a stop to claims in their advertising that
dairy products cause weight loss following a petition from the
Physicians Committee for Responsible...
Fonterra, New Zealand's largest dairy co-operative, has formed a
research partnership with the US dairy industry, in an
international approach to promoting and proving health claims for
The UK branch of dairy processor and ingredients supplier Arla
Foods told investors yesterday that it is still on track to reach
revised profit targets for the year, boosted by its brands
The UK dairy industry is losing ground to other European countries
in crucial added value markets, jeopardising future prosperity
because it has failed to innovate at a fast enough rate, says a new