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August 4, 2004 - Milking it!

Last year, milk prices reached an all time low, with prices dropping below the cost of production. While thousands of dairy farmers are being forced out of the business, a relative few are starting innovative marketing projects and/or joining the growing ranks of organic milk producers.

Join host Jerry Kay, publisher of the Environmental News Network, as we explore creative ways farmers are exploring to get a living wage for their milk.

This Week's Guests:
  • Theresa Marquez — Marketing Director, Organic Valley
  • Frank Coelho — Organic Dairy Farmer, Modesto, CA
  • Louis Escobar — Escobar's Highland Farm, Rhode Island
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