US Dairy Farmers Boost from China

US Dairy Farmers Boost from China

We love our dairy products in the west, and it seems that the Far East has fallen in love with them too. US farmers are seeing a growing demand from China and others, for milk and other dairy products. As fast as the cows can supply it, the farmers can ship it, and at a good price too. The value of US dairy exports grew almost 40% in the first quarter of this year. The rise is demand is partly due to a growing middle class in China but also due to a drought in New Zealand last year that left the Asian-Pacific’s biggest dairy exporter unable to keep up with demand. Read the full story.