milk production

Strathroy warns suppliers of ‘risk’ in milk rise during peak

Strathroy warns suppliers of ‘risk’ in milk rise during peak

Strathroy Dairies has contacted its suppliers to inform them that there will be a risk to any additional milk produced...

June 30, 2021

Management of SCC in early lactation

Management of SCC in early lactation

A good start is half the work when it comes to management of somatic cell count (SCC) in early lactation....

March 4, 2021

Coveney: Mixed milk issue ‘will take time and goodwill’ to overcome

Coveney: Mixed milk issue ‘will take time and goodwill’ to overcome

The issue of a mixed milk pool involving suppliers from both sides of the Northern Irish border is “a real...

January 22, 2021

Rabobank confirms that world milk output has flat lined

Rabobank confirms that world milk output has flat lined

According to Rabobank, the final milk production tallies for the fourth quarter of 2018 are complete. Collections from the ‘big...

April 2, 2019

US milk production climbs by 1.5% in September

US milk production climbs by 1.5% in September

Milk production in the 23 major states in the US during September rose by 1.5% compared to the same month...

October 25, 2018

US milk production continues on its upward trend

US milk production continues on its upward trend

Milk production in the 23 major states in the US has continued on its upward trend during the eight month...

September 24, 2018

Arla boss: You can’t switch milk production on and off; farmers need to be able to plan for Brexit

Arla boss: You can’t switch milk production on and off; farmers need to be able to plan for Brexit

The UK dairy industry should be “recognised” in Brexit negotiations and details of the upcoming Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) plans released...

November 7, 2017

NI milk production levels and prices continue to rise in 2017

NI milk production levels and prices continue to rise in 2017

Both milk prices and milk production levels across dairy farms in Northern Ireland have continued on their upward trend in...

November 3, 2017

Milk production on NI farms in July jumps by 5.5%

Milk production on NI farms in July jumps by 5.5%

Milk production on dairy farms in Northern Ireland witnessed a jump of 5.5% in July of this year, compared to...

September 12, 2017

NI milk prices increase by over 50% in the space of a year

NI milk prices increase by over 50% in the space of a year

Milk prices in Northern Ireland have increased by about 57% in the space of a year, according to the latest...

August 4, 2017

April milk prices in NI up over 40% on the same month in 2016

April milk prices in NI up over 40% on the same month in 2016

Milk prices in Northern Ireland during the month of April were over 40% higher than they were in the same month...

June 8, 2017

Increase in milk production levels reported on Northern Irish dairy farms

Increase in milk production levels reported on Northern Irish dairy farms

Milk production on Northern Irish dairy farms during the month of March increased by 1.59% compared to the same month...

May 10, 2017

February milk prices in Northern Ireland jump by 40% in the space of a year

February milk prices in Northern Ireland jump by 40% in the space of a year

Milk prices received by farmers in Northern Ireland during the month of February have increased by 40% in the space...

April 6, 2017

January milk prices increase in Northern Ireland as production falls

January milk prices increase in Northern Ireland as production falls

Milk prices last January increased by 7.48p/L (9c/L) in Northern Ireland compared to January 2016 levels, the latest figures show. Figures...

March 23, 2017

US milk production in February jumps by 2.3%

US milk production in February jumps by 2.3%

Milk production in the US in February increased by 2.3% compared to the same month in 2016, latest figures show....

March 22, 2017

44,000 EU dairy farmers apply for voluntary reduction scheme

44,000 EU dairy farmers apply for voluntary reduction scheme

Approximately 44,000 dairy farmers from across the EU have applied for support under the terms set out for the voluntary...

March 20, 2017

EU milk output on the rise, despite shrinking herd

EU milk output on the rise, despite shrinking herd

Milk production in the EU-28 is expected to rise in 2017 on the back of improved yields, according to the...

March 18, 2017

EU milk production decreases in December, ends year ahead of 2015 levels

EU milk production decreases in December, ends year ahead of 2015 levels

EU milk production decreased by 3.4% in December 2016 on the corresponding month in 2015, the latest figures from the...

February 23, 2017