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National Agricultural Statistics Service Milk Production Report
Milk production in New York during August 2017 totaled 1.27 billion pounds, up 1.9 percent from August 2016.  The average milk price received by New York farmers in July 2017, at $18.00 per hundredweight, is up $0.40 from June 2017 and up $1.20 from July a year ago. Milk production in Pennsylvania during August 2017 totaled 911 million pounds, up 2.8 percent from August 2016.  The average milk price received by Pennsylvania farmers in July 2017, at $18.60 per hundredweight, is up $0.40 from June 2017 and up $1.70 from July a year ago. Milk production in Vermont during August 2017 totaled 229 million pounds, up 0.9 percent from August 2016.  The average milk price received by Vermont farmers in July 2017, at $18.60 per hundredweight, is up $0.30 from June 2017 and up $1.50 from July a year ago. The complete report is available online.

AB InBev Partners With Agriculture Technology Firm Agrible
Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) and Agrible, Inc. announced a global partnership to improve barley production while minimizing environmental impact. The two companies are joining forces to help farmers around the world access better data and predictive analytics on crop management and climate effects. AB InBev is the largest brewer and user of malt barley in the world. Agrible and AB InBev will also work together to develop sustainability insights and metrics in areas such as water use, land efficiency, and the carbon footprint from growing and sourcing ingredients.