rss icon

Sunday, 24 December 2017 18:27

Dairy industry struggles through downturn

Continental Dairy, a dairy processor in Coopersville, Mich., processes more than 300,000 pounds of nonfat dry milk per day and exports product to roughly 17 countries around the world. COO Steve Cooper reflects on why his sector of the agribusiness industry is facing some challenges currently.

Published in Crystal Ball

West Michigan and the Netherlands share much more than a common ancestry and many familiar family and city names.

Published in Agribiz

An upgrade to Coopersville’s wastewater treatment facility will make way for the new Continental Dairy plant to begin facility testing in February and start producing in spring. Triangle Construction’s $6.7 million project is a large part of an $8.8 million investment in area water and sewage systems. Primary funds for the project come from low-interest loans through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development Agency. The Michigan Economic Development Corp. kicked in another $2 million.

Published in Design Build

Breaking News

September 2018
S M T W T F S
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 1 2 3 4 5 6

Follow MiBiz