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THE BIG LIE

For decades, U.S. dairy farmers have been told by the “dairy industry”, including co-op management, that their survival depends upon making the most milk possible. Dairy farmers believed this lie and have made the most milk possible resulting in the financial destruction and loss of thousands of dairy farm families. The survival of the remaining …

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DO THE RIGHT THING

Winston Churchill once said “You can always count on Americans to do the right thing — after they’ve tried everything else.” DAIRY FARMER: You have tried everything else, now do the right thing. Comply with the existing marketplace supply/demand economy and receive a profitable milk price from the marketplace. The milk supply determines the milk …

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INTIMIDATION

Many tactics have been used by co-op management to intimidate co-op dairy farmer owner members into silence and/or acceptance of co-op management’s policies generating unprofitable milk prices and financial destruction for most dairy farmer co-op members. If you fear YOUR co-op management using improper intimidation to infringe on your freedoms of opinion and expression about …

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YOU GAVE IT — NOW TAKE IT BACK

Co-op dairy farmers gave their co-op management the power to take their milk or not, pay for their milk or not — all with the hope of survival. For decades, co-op dairy farmers have witnessed their hopes of survival dashed by their co-op management’s mis-use of the power given to them. For decades, co-op dairy …

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2020 milk prices: Silence equals consent

For far too long, dairy farmers have remained silent. The 2020 milk prices paid to dairy farmers are the lowest in decades. While coronavirus market interruptions will be blamed by our co-op leadership for these low prices, our co-ops have still not adopted simple, elementary marketing rules that match milk supply with profitable milk demand …

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DAIRY FARMERS UNCANCELLED

“Cancel culture” is a modern form of ostracism in which someone is thrust out of social or professional circles. Those who are subject to this ostracism are said to have been “cancelled”. DAIRY FARMER: For decades, you have been “cancelled” from YOUR dairy farmer member owned co-op by YOUR hired co-op management. YOUR existing hired …

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