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US survey finds no long-term edge from rbST-free milk sales

This article was originally published in Dairy Markets

The decision of US dairy manufacturers to purchase milk only from farms that avoid the use of recombinant bovine somatotropin (rbST) was "an overly quick response to a problem that seemed bigger than it was in reality," was taken without adequate analytical assessment and one that would not be repeated if company officials faced similar circumstances again, according to a veteran dairy marketing executive.


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