NDFA hires new Director of Regulatory Affairs, Paul Harvey
Hello NDFA and NDSA Members,
My name is Paul Harvey and I am honored and excited to start advocating for the dairy industry throughout New York, New Jersey, and New England. Born and raised in Syracuse, New York, I am very familiar with the impact that dairy suppliers and dairy food producers have in local economies. Growing up, my family and I have enjoyed many varieties of ice creams, yogurts, milks, and cheese from Upstate and Central New York as well as Western Massachusetts and Vermont. Even after moving to Southern Maryland in 2016, we still “bootlegged” Byrne Dairy Ice Cream, Whipped Cream, and Mint Milk back to have a little taste of home. After completing my masters degree in Legislative Affairs from the George Washington University in 2019, I am excited to be coming back to Central New York to replant my roots in the area and to learn more about the dairy industry and to address challenges on both the national and state level. I am also excited to get back the the Great New York State Fair to see the annual butter sculpture as well as have a cup or two of chocolate milk !
Sincerely,
Paul Harvey
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Since the beginning of the year, the markets have shown the battle between perception and reality. Dairy futures increased significantly after the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) panel finding of the inequities of the application of Tariff Rate Quotes by Canada. The panel has given 30 days for Canada to rectify this situation to conform to the USMCA trade agreement. The perception was that this would open up the potential for more exports to Canada, increasing demand at a time when the U.S. dairy herd has been contracting and milk production declining. Any greater increase in demand would mean higher prices. 
2022 Events
January 1 - Bruce W Krupke scholarship applications are available online
May 12 - Northeast Dairy Blender @ The Landing Hotel in Schenectady, NY
June 7 - Dairy Day in the LOB Albany
July 13 - Bruce W Krupke Golf Tournament and Clambake @ Rogues Roost and Spinning Wheel in Syracuse, NY
August 17-19 - Northeast Dairy Convention @ The Landing Hotel in Schenectady, NY
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Member Announcements
Perry’s Zero Visibility® Returns for the 45th Anniversary of the Blizzard of ‘77 – Perry’s first introduced Zero Visibility® in 1997 to mark the 20th anniversary of the Blizzard of ‘77. Due to its popularity, the flavor returns to stores every 5 years.
Chobani Expands Coffee Creamer Offering with New Plant-Based Coffee Creamers – Chobani Plant-Based Coffee Creamers are made with a blend of plant-based ingredients which are vegan-friendly, dairy- and lactose-free, and contain no artificial flavors, sweeteners, or preservatives.
Chr. Hansen delivers 9% organic growth in Q1 – Progress across all business areas and strategic initiatives underlines the strength of our 2025 strategy.
Tetra Pak, Elvir Join Forces in a World First: Carton Packages Using Certified Recycled Polymers – Tetra Pak, in partnership with Elvir, a subsidiary of Savencia Fromage & Dairy - a world leading milk processor - has become the first carton packaging player in the food and beverage industry to launch a cap using certified recycled polymers.
Ecolab Named One of America’s Most Just Companies – The company has once again been named one of the country’s Most JUST Companies for its commitment to stakeholders and environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.
Farm Credit East Cares Donates $105,000 to Northeast Food Banks – With this contribution, Farm Credit East Cares surpassed more than $1 million contributed to various Northeast charities and disaster relief efforts since the program’s 2011 inception.
Classifieds
Comairco

  • Call for details and best price
  • We have various type of air compressors, new and used
Serac Inc.

  • This position is mainly focused on the Aseptic and ESL machines for Beverages, Dairy and Food
  • The role covers the assigned customer service territory for the North, Central and part of the South America market with occasional support for other subsidiaries worldwide as needed
RWS Design & Controls

  • Expanding RWS software packages to meet the changing needs of our clients
  • Developing new applications based on client specifications
RWS Design & Controls

  • Develop high-quality PLC and HMI programming aligned with the defined project requirement
  • Edit, Support, and Integrate into existing PLC & HMI programs
Tremcar

  • Tremcar Ground level operated milk tank, side manway milk tanker
  • This unit is ready for sale or for leasing
Tremcar

  • We have various types & capacities milk tankers available today and ready to roll
  • Transport Sanitary, Total Stainless Steel, Round, 1 COMPT, 2 AXLES
Tremcar

  • We have a lot of stock milk tankers for sale or for lease
  • Capacities vary from 6200 USG to 8200 USG
E-Learning Opportunities
Providing COVID-19 resources
for the food industry, including
virtual office hours.
Self-paced online Dairy Science and Sanitation Workshop
Free online COVID-19 Informational Training
Dairy Product Development Lab
Do you have an e-learning event you'd like to promote?
Endorsed Member Only Services
We encourage all members to contact our member endorsed companies for a free consultation and quote and information about their cost saving services.
Northeast Dairy Publications
 
The 4th Quarter Issue of Northeast Dairy Magazine is online now. This issue features articles about milestones and anniversaries, dairy convention highlights, and much more.
 
To advertise in an upcoming issue of Northeast Dairy or to submit company news releases, email Anne DeSantis at anned@nedairymedia.com or Lesli Mitchell at lmitchell@nedairymedia.com.
NDSA Featured Catalogs
If you’d like to feature your company catalog in the next Weekly Dairy Newsroom contact Anne DeSantis anned@nedairymedia.com     
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