Rick Naerebout is the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Idaho Dairyman’s Association

Rick Naerebout is the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Idaho Dairyman’s Association   Twin Falls, Idaho – (October 25, 2017) The Idaho Dairymen’s Association, Inc. (IDA) and IDEAL, Inc. Boards of Directors are pleased to announce Rick Naerebout as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of IDA.  Naerebout has served on other roles with IDA for the past 15 years, and has been instrumental in establishing IDA Consulting to meet the changing needs of dairy producers throughout the state. “Rick has proven to be an industry leader during his 15-year tenure

Canada trade actions may hurt Idaho dairy farms

Canada trade actions may hurt Idaho dairy farms   Dairy trade actions taken by the Canadian government may cause lasting damage to Idaho’s dairy market. Trade is a hot topic these days, with NAFTA renegotiation about to commence and U.S. participation in TPP withdrawn. But it’s the recent dairy trade actions taken by the Canadian government that I fear may cause more lasting damage to Idaho’s dairy market. We are the fourth-largest milk producer in the U.S., with 23,000 jobs related to the state’s dairy industry. All of Idaho’s 490