Milk

UK supermarket to remove ‘Use By’ dates from milk

UK supermarket to remove ‘Use By’ dates from milk

January 10, 2022

Guidance on cow’s milk allergy may be fuelling overdiagnosis in infants

Guidance on cow’s milk allergy may be fuelling overdiagnosis in infants

International guidance on diagnosing allergies to cow’s milk in babies may be fuelling the overdiagnosis of the condition in infants,...

December 8, 2021

Volume of milk used by dairies fell 3.9% in September

Volume of milk used by dairies fell 3.9% in September

The volume of milk used by UK dairies saw a 3.9% decrease when compared to the volume used in August...

November 5, 2021

Report shows that Wales leads the way in school and nursery milk provision for children

Report shows that Wales leads the way in school and nursery milk provision for children

Wales leads the way amongst UK nations when it comes to providing primary school age children with healthy and nutritious...

September 29, 2021

Prevalence of milk vending businesses increases in Northern Ireland

Prevalence of milk vending businesses increases in Northern Ireland

July 29, 2021

New Zealand milk output to fall by 10%

New Zealand milk output to fall by 10%

New Zealand milk output will fall by 10% by 2030 as the country’s dairy industry confronts the combined challenge of...

March 1, 2021

Accelerated milk replacer rates will boost calves’ life-long milking ability

Accelerated milk replacer rates will boost calves’ life-long milking ability

According to College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) dairy advisor Gary Duffy, accelerated calf replacer feeding rates can...

February 15, 2021

School milk is to remain on the menu for Scottish schoolchildren

School milk is to remain on the menu for Scottish schoolchildren

School milk is to remain on the menu for Scottish schoolchildren following NFU Scotland raising concerns about future support for...

November 22, 2020

From grass to glass: Selling bottled milk from a vending machine…on the farm

From grass to glass: Selling bottled milk from a vending machine…on the farm

William and Alison Chestnutt have seen a “phenomenal demand” for their milk, as they launched a milk vending machine on...

July 31, 2020

Financial support vital for non-bovine milk sector survival

Financial support vital for non-bovine milk sector survival

The Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF) has requested immediate financial support from the Government for non-bovine milk producers...

May 14, 2020

International dairy product markets to come under pressure throughout 2020

International dairy product markets to come under pressure throughout 2020

According to Rabobank, the upward trajectory in global dairy product prices, visible in the fourth quarter of 2019, has stalled...

March 19, 2020

How can field beans be best included in dairy cow diets?

How can field beans be best included in dairy cow diets?

Traditionally, the inclusion of field beans in ruminant diets is normally restricted due to the perceived risk associated with ‘anti-nutritional...

April 6, 2019

Northern Irish farmers call for ‘transparent’ milk prices this winter

Northern Irish farmers call for ‘transparent’ milk prices this winter

The Ulster Farmers Union (UFU) has said that dairy processors “need to be transparent” about the calculation of milk prices,...

October 31, 2018

Assembly samples Welsh finest to celebrate School Milk Day

Assembly samples Welsh finest to celebrate School Milk Day

Assembly Members were presented with Welsh milk provided by a local farmer as part of this year’s World School Milk...

September 27, 2018

British farmers could play ‘key role’ in promoting better public health and nutrition

British farmers could play ‘key role’ in promoting better public health and nutrition

Delivering the Nuffield Farming Lecture Report 2018, rural policy expert Prof. Michael Winter OBE, from the University of Exeter, said...

July 4, 2018

Sugar Tax is a ‘good news’ story for the dairy sector

Sugar Tax is a ‘good news’ story for the dairy sector

The fact that milk-based drinks have been granted an exemption from the new Sugar Tax on nutritional grounds is a...

July 3, 2018

Dale Farm launches two new producer schemes

Dale Farm launches two new producer schemes

Dale Farm has launched two new producer-focused schemes, aimed at encouraging members to supply more milk. The first is a...

December 14, 2017

Fury grows at volume threshold set for EU dairy support scheme

Fury grows at volume threshold set for EU dairy support scheme

A Down-based milk producer has expressed huge annoyance at being excluded from an EU dairy support scheme because his annual...

May 23, 2017