Tom Gallagher, CEO of Dairy Management Inc.
While the dairy industry has seen improved financial stability this year, Tom Gallagher CEO of Dairy Management Incorporated says the combination of larger global supplies and unstable economies makes the 2015 dairy outlook more challenging. Domestically, Gallagher says DMI has signed seven different partnerships to boost fluid milk consumption to a health and wellness minded consumer base. The effort will see an investment of over half a billion dollars in new packaging and new products to grow market share at home and with consumers around the world.
This special six-part series addresses the important political changes impacting American agriculture and rural America:
As the first member of the House Ag Committee from Connecticut since 1907, Joe Courtney has an opportunity to work for his district's agricultural interests many of his predecessors didn't. In this interview, he talks with Agri-Pulse's Spencer Chase about the committee's learning curve and Connecticut's GMO labeling bill, the first such legislation in the nation.