Retailers set the price June 4, 2015 Retailers set prices, not supply management
Dairy cows are pictured at the Kooyman family dairy farm in Chilliwack, B.C., Tuesday, June, 10, 2014.
(Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press)
Contributed to The Globe and Mail
Peter Clarke is chairman of the Egg Farmers of Canada.
It’s as regular as the seasons – trade talks ramp up, ...
How China’s Taste for Milk Actually Hurt the Value of New Zealand’s Cows June 4, 2015 •
By Jon Hilsenrath and Rebecca Howard
New Zealand’s milk industry shows how commodity-producing countries across the world are struggling after having overestimated demand from China’s fast-growing economy.
As with sugar producers in Brazil, rubber farmers in Thailand and iron ore miners in Australia, New Zealand’s milk producers are coming to grips with ...
The Future Of Food Is On The Table June 2, 2015
At World’s Fair In Italy, The Future Of Food Is On The Table
May 31, 2015 7:34 AM ET
Carlo Ratti of MIT designed this “supermarket of the future” exhibit. If you move a hand close to a product, a digital display lights up, providing information on origin, nutritional value and ...