Lakeland

Lakeland increases base milk price for May supplies

Lakeland increases base milk price for May supplies

The board of Lakeland Dairies has today (Monday, June 13) announced the co-operative’s milk price for May, which includes supplementary...

June 13, 2022

Lakeland increases price on existing fixed milk-price contracts

Lakeland increases price on existing fixed milk-price contracts

Lakeland Dairies has today (Thursday, May 12) announced that it is increasing the price paid to farmers on existing fixed...

May 12, 2022

Lakeland supply doubles in 10 years as continued increase projected

Lakeland supply doubles in 10 years as continued increase projected

Lakeland Dairies unexpectedly announced a ‘Milk Supply Management Scheme’ yesterday (Wednesday, March 30) which will see suppliers paid a reduced...

March 31, 2022

Lakeland announces change to pricing system for NI suppliers

Lakeland announces change to pricing system for NI suppliers

Lakeland Dairies has announced a new payment system for milk suppliers in Northern Ireland which it says will encourage suppliers...

November 12, 2021

Lakeland announces milk price for October supplies

Lakeland announces milk price for October supplies

Lakeland has become the latest processor to reveal its milk price for October supplies – revealing a held base price...

November 12, 2020

‘There’s no good news for anybody in Brexit’ – Lakeland CEO

‘There’s no good news for anybody in Brexit’ – Lakeland CEO

The CEO of Lakeland Dairies has warned about the knock-on effects of a ‘no-deal’ scenario between the EU and the...

August 31, 2020

‘Late spring 2021 before we see return to pre-Covid levels’ – Lakeland CEO

‘Late spring 2021 before we see return to pre-Covid levels’ – Lakeland CEO

The CEO of dairy processor Lakeland has said that, despite market conditions improving recently compared to the height of Covid-19,...

August 27, 2020

Lakeland drops March milk price as Covid-19 bites

Lakeland drops March milk price as Covid-19 bites

Lakeland Dairies has become the first processor to reveal its milk price for the month of March, revealing a sharp...

April 10, 2020

How did Northern Irish milk prices fare in December?

How did Northern Irish milk prices fare in December?

As processors south of the border prepare to reveal their milk prices for the month of January, we take a...

February 12, 2020

Lakeland launches ‘labour-saving booklet’ for suppliers

Lakeland launches ‘labour-saving booklet’ for suppliers

Lakeland Dairies has launched a 28-page booklet containing recommendations, tips and case studies “aimed at making farm life easier” for...

February 6, 2020

Lakeland Dairies increases milk price for December

Lakeland Dairies increases milk price for December

Lakeland Dairies has set a price for December milk, increasing the base price, following an announcement by the cooperative today,...

January 13, 2020

Lakeland sets milk price for October supplies

Lakeland sets milk price for October supplies

Lakeland Dairies has become the latest processor to announce its milk price for October supplies, revealing a slight increase in...

November 14, 2019

Dale Farm announces milk price for February supplies

Dale Farm announces milk price for February supplies

Northern Ireland based dairy co-operative Dale Farm recently announced its price for February milk supplies, following on from its 0.5p/L...

March 26, 2019

Dale Farm announces price for February supplies

Dale Farm announces price for February supplies

Dairy co-operative Dale Farm has announced its price for February milk supplies, following on from its 0.5p/L increase for January...

March 22, 2019

LacPatrick follows Lakeland lead in split price for February

LacPatrick follows Lakeland lead in split price for February

Crossborder milk processor LacPatrick has followed the suit of its soon to be the business partner Lakeland Dairies in holding...

March 20, 2019

Lakeland cuts 0.75p off last pre-Brexit milk price in NI

Lakeland cuts 0.75p off last pre-Brexit milk price in NI

Crossborder dairy giant Lakeland is to slash 0.75p/L off its February milk price amid Brexit uncertainty and weakening market returns –...

March 12, 2019

Lakeland LacPatrick merger given the green light

Lakeland LacPatrick merger given the green light

The much anticipated merger between Lakeland Dairies and LacPatrick Dairies has finally been given the green light. Competition authorities in...

March 5, 2019

Dale Farm announces January milk price boost

Dale Farm announces January milk price boost

Northern Ireland’s two largest dairy processors have announced milk prices of 26.5p/L. Dale Farm announced it will pay 26.2p/L for...

February 14, 2019