Cooperatives Working Together commit to two-year program This week members of Cooperatives Working Together (CWT) endorsed a larger investment in the farmer-funded self-help program, voting to enhance the membership requirement from 2 cents per hundredweight to 4 cents per hundredweight, effective July 1, 2013, and running through Dec. 31, 2015.
June 12, 2013 - Dairy Herd
Old Dominion increases expectations for growth THOMASVILLE | Old Dominion Freight Line updated its expectations for growth in second-quarter 2013 tonnage per day and revenue per hundredweight, excluding fuel surcharges, last week in preparation for its attendance at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on Thursday.
June 11, 2013 - The Lexington Dispatch
Chris Carney in Towanda Daily Review Farmers are making $20 to $21 per hundredweight (of milk), which is better than 1 1/2 to two years ago, but the cost of production has gone up tremendously,Carney said. "And the largest cost of production is the cost of feed."
Harold W. Giard in Rutland Herald At the same time we were sending farmers $1 a hundredweight the co-ops were taking 60 cents of that to make up for their financial missteps,Giard said.