Dairy

USDA's latest official data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in dairy products, can be found in the Dairy: World Markets and Trade report.

Data & Analysis

The agricultural minister of Lower Saxony has introduced a new protein feed initiative on July 29. The goal of the initiative is to promote the cultivation of peas, beans and lupins.
Walnut production and exports are expected to increase this year due to favorable weather conditions and new planted areas coming into production.
Both EU beef and pork production are forecast to increase in 2015.
Pork production in 2015 is expected to decrease by 4 percent, influenced by the ongoing political and economic crisis and subsequent decline in consumer demand.