Milk Price

Aurivo announces fixed milk-price scheme supports

Aurivo announces fixed milk-price scheme supports

Aurivo has become the latest processor to offer supports to dairy farmers who are struggling on fixed milk-price schemes. The...

May 24, 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 confirms milk price for March supplies

Lakeland confirms milk price for March supplies

The board of Lakeland Dairies has today (Wednesday, April 13) confirmed the price that it will pay to farmers for...

April 13, 2022

Lakeland CEO ‘reasonably confident’ dairy markets will cover farm costs

Lakeland CEO ‘reasonably confident’ dairy markets will cover farm costs

Lakeland Dairies is “reasonably confident” that the dairy markets will help cover the significant rise in input costs for its...

April 13, 2022

Lakeland Dairies increases milk price for February supplies

Lakeland Dairies increases milk price for February supplies

The board of Lakeland Dairies has decided the co-operative’s milk price for February. In the Republic of Ireland (ROI), Lakeland...

March 11, 2022

Lakeland Dairies increases November milk price

Lakeland Dairies increases November milk price

In the first November milk price announcement, the board of Lakeland Dairies has increased the cooperative’s milk price for November....

December 13, 2021

Call for end to retrospective milk pricing in NI

Call for end to retrospective milk pricing in NI

The Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) has urged dairy processors to end the practice of retrospective milk pricing for producers. This...

December 2, 2021

Lakeland is first processor to reveal increased October milk price

Lakeland is first processor to reveal increased October milk price

The board of Lakeland Dairies has increased the co-operative’s milk price for October and is the first processor to reveal...

November 11, 2021

Supply chain must deliver farmgate milk price lift to deliver confidence – NFU Scotland

Supply chain must deliver farmgate milk price lift to deliver confidence – NFU Scotland

At a time when milk volumes are reducing and on farm costs rising, National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Scotland’s milk committee...

November 9, 2021

GDT index dips again to mark 5 decreases on the trot

GDT index dips again to mark 5 decreases on the trot

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a slight drop to mark five consecutive decreases over the last two...

June 15, 2021

Lakeland Dairies announces milk price for May

Lakeland Dairies announces milk price for May

Lakeland Dairies has become the first processor to reveal its milk price for the month of May – revealing an...

June 11, 2021

NI milk prices edge upwards for March

NI milk prices edge upwards for March

Northern Ireland milk processors have announced increases to prices of up to 1p/L for March’s milk. Dairy processors Dale Farm,...

April 14, 2021

Lakeland increases milk price for March

Lakeland increases milk price for March

Lakeland Dairies has become the latest processor to reveal its milk price for March, announcing an increase. In the Republic...

April 13, 2021

GDT announces first index drop in 9 outings

GDT announces first index drop in 9 outings

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a decrease in index for the first time in nine outings –...

March 16, 2021

Lakeland announces increased February milk price and bonus

Lakeland announces increased February milk price and bonus

Lakeland Dairies has become the first processor to reveal its milk price for February, announcing an increased price for last...

March 11, 2021

Sizeable GDT surge signals 8 increases on the bounce

Sizeable GDT surge signals 8 increases on the bounce

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a sizeable increase of 15% in the fifth auction of 2021 to...

March 2, 2021

Aurivo announces January milk price rise and bonus

Aurivo announces January milk price rise and bonus

Aurivo has become the latest processor to reveal its milk price for last month, announcing a price increase for January...

February 19, 2021

Slump in EU sales of UK cream knocks British cream prices

Slump in EU sales of UK cream knocks British cream prices

Moves by EU foodservice and manufacturing customers to shun UK cream have already begun to knock butterfat prices in Britain....

February 17, 2021