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  • Women In Dairy Network Grows to Over 300 In a Few Short Weeks

    February 12, 2020
      Tracy Boyle, Director, Employee Relations and Administrative Services Companies with greater gender diversity—not just among the workforce, but more specifically among senior leaders—are more profitable and have superior value creation, according to McKinsey & Company. The same report said while companies have made significant strides as of late—including those in the U.S. dairy industry—more can be done. The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) was established more than 30 years ago to harness the collective voice of the dairy industry. Over the last three decades, IDFA has developed and supported many initiatives to build knowledge, expertise, and cultivate leadership across dairy. This year, IDFA launched the Women in Dairy Network to support a stronger, more diverse future for the U.S. dairy industry by expanding ... Read More

  • Looking at Far-Reaching Impacts of Potential PFAS Policy

    January 17, 2020
    Many questions remain about the health effects of individual PFAS substances, what concentrations of these substances can cause harm to people and the environment, and who is responsible for contamination. Concern about PFAS has resulted in a proliferation of private, state and federal testing regimes to measure the presence of PFAS without binding federal standards or safety levels. Read More

  • What Is the Status of the USMCA Trade Deal?

    January 14, 2020
    IDFA's Beth Hughes, senior director of international affairs, gives a summary of the status of the USMCA deal and how the Senate impeachment trial may affect the timeline. Read More

  • What Are IDFA's Regulatory Priorities for FDA in the Coming Year? Read On

    January 13, 2020
    IDFA's Cary Frye lays out the association's regulatory priorities for the recently released Fall 2019 Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory Actions, which outlines the rulemaking actions that are under development at all federal regulatory agencies in the current fiscal year (October 2019 – September 2020). Read More

  • Michael Dykes Takes to RFD-TV to Tout Trade Deals, Work of IDFA Members

    December 17, 2019
    IDFA President & CEO Michael Dykes joins RFD-TV anchor Janet Adkison to discuss the importance of recent trade deals struck between the United States and Japan, China, Mexico and Canada. Read More

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