Print Page | Sign In | Register
News & Media
Filter news by category:

Read about recent events, essential information and the latest community news.

Displaying page 1 of 3
1  |  2  |  3

Staff Columns
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Our future: The voice of milk »
  Edge is proud to sponsor the Speed Networking with Young Professionals at the NAFB Convention. We met lots of...
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top 5 insights from USFRA consumer perception survey »
American’s trust in the way farmers and ranchers grow food in the U.S. continues to grow, according to research conducted...
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership - November 2018 »
Greetings, This has been an action-packed season. While you’ve been busy in the fields finishing up harvest, the poli...
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
It is crystal ball time »
By John Holevoet, director of government affairs   The 2016 election defied a lot of expectations. The 2018...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Key election results in states with an Edge presence »
Consistent with many predictions going into election night, the Republicans kept control of the U.S. Senate (adding a coup...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
You MUST vote on Tuesday! »
Tomorrow, Nov. 6, is Election Day, and the results will directly impact our ability to advance pro-dairy measures. S...
Monday, October 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
What customers want: Food labels and purchase intent »
Food labels have been around for a long time, and their role has evolved through the years. From keeping out harmful ingre...
Monday, October 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New board member profile: Gordon Speirs »
Gordon Speirs, Shiloh Dairy LLC, Brillion, Wis. How did you get started in dairy farming? I am a t...
Monday, October 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Progress is made on trade »
Tensions were tight as negotiators worked right up to deadline, but there is a new trilateral United States-Mexico-Canada...
Monday, October 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership - October 2018 »
Greetings, Last month, I had the privilege of reporting our administration’s recent trade victory with Mexico. As we we...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Saying and showing: Artwork emphasizes policy priorities »
The voice of milk. The voice of our members. Edge took this to a whole new level at Dairy Strong 2018, capturing the vo...
Monday, September 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
What is meat? »
The labeling debate over milk and dairy foods has been going on for years, with plant-based products using the terms to ma...
Monday, September 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership - September 2018 »
As we enter the fall season, it appears the winds may be changing in Washington, D.C. Like I say all the time, the politic...
Thursday, August 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Let's connect with customers where they are shopping – online »
By Joanna Guza, digital communications manager With a click of a button, customers can order all of their groceri...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership »
Greetings,   We have just completed another year of P olicy P icnics and I must say the...
Thursday, July 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Edge’s comments on FDA nutrition strategy »
Edge’s comments on FDA nutrition strategy Aaron Stauffacher, Edge’s associate director of government affairs,...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Action needed: Push for ag labor vote »
Dairy farmers have a chance to sway lawmakers in Washington to push forward a solution to agriculture's labor needs. Howev...
Monday, July 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Right place, right time »
It is said that timing is everything. In lobbying it certainly matters, but it can be hard to anticipate the optimal time....
Monday, July 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership »
As this summer has been heating up, our federal policy agenda has been, too. In this newsletter, you’ll read about the fas...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interesting times for trade »
“May you live in interesting times.” That saying is often described as an old Chinese curse. The idea being that even thou...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership »
Greetings, Every opportunity I have, I mention Edge’s tagline, “the voice of milk,” as a point of differentiation betwe...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Policy Picnics set for July »
Edge is once again hosting Policy Picnics with Dairy Business Association to engage with members. Join us to hear ab...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Facts aren't all they're cracked up to be - Seven steps to better communication »
“Facts don’t persuade people, people persuade people.” Tamar Haspel is passionate about helping those of us in food an...
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
#WorldTradeMonth »
By Aaron Stauffacher, associate director of government affairs There has been no shortage of news about trade lately...
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership »
I attended the International Cheese Technology Expo recently in Milwaukee. It is always an eye-opening experience to see t...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Message from D.C.: Use your voice! »
Our team in Washington, D.C. reminds us that member of congress are on recess this week and now is a great time to use you...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Voices of members come alive »
Your voice, visualized. That’s what Edge members and others in the dairy community made happen at Dairy Strong 2018....
Thursday, April 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dairy Speaks in D.C. »
A group of Edge farmers, including three members of our board of directors, made the trip to Washington, D.C., at the end...
Thursday, April 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership »
Greetings, I have written several times about the need for Edge to align itself with organizations that can help levera...
Thursday, March 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
We're raising your voice in D.C. »
Today is a big day for the voice of milk on Capitol Hill. Six of our member farmers and several staff members are in Wa...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter from Leadership »
This is perhaps one of the most difficult times for Edge, our members and the dairy community. The tragic and unexpected l...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prospects for immigration reform dim, but hope still flickers »
By John Holevoet, director of government affairs The push for meaningful change to our immigration system is still a...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Budget deal: What you need to know »
By Aaron Stauffacher, associate director of government affairs The short-term federal budget agreement approved in...
Friday, February 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
John Pagel was cherished friend, visionary »
     John Pagel         Steve Witcpalek It has been a sad an...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecting with customers: What makes food information credible? »
The agricultural community continues to work toward connecting with our customers and ensuring they have accurate informat...

Displaying page 1 of 3
1  |  2  |  3

Proud member of...