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California dairy groups file emergency price increase petition

Los Banos processing facility closing due to decreased volumes and costs.

Western United Dairymen (WUD) and the California Dairy Campaign recently filed a petition with the California Department of Food & Agriculture (CDFA) requesting an emergency hearing to consider an approximately 35 cents/cwt. milk price increase to Class 1, 2, 3, 4a and 4b for a period of one year to help struggling dairy families in the state.

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