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3 March 2015| Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News

3 March 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Milk delivery Easter strike looms

Milk supplies are to be hit over Easter as union members working for Arla Foods are set to strike over terms and conditions. Gmb said their members...


Scientists use mouse gene to create TB-resistant cattle

Scientists have created the first genetically engineered cattle which they say are resistant to tuberculosis, thereby reducing the need to cull infect...


27 February 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Lack of disease controls ruining UK cattle industry

UK cattle farmers must take firmer control of cattle disease if they are to remain competitive and secure future markets, domestically and overseas, f...


27 February 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News
EU refers Italy to Court of Justice for failure to recover milk levies

The Commission decided today to refer Italy to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failing to meet its responsibilities in recovery the lev...


Glasgow scientists tackle animal diseases with US counterparts

Scientists in Glasgow are working with colleagues at Kansas State University to tackle animal diseases caused by bunyaviruses. The University has r...


Welsh farmers 'must recover funding' as NFU meets EU Commissioner

NFU Cymru officeholders met with the new EU Agriculture Commissioner, Phil Hogan, to discuss a number of key areas where he can help support Welsh agr...


TB 'greatest threat to our beef industry' as Truss pledges to continue with cull

A future Conservative government would continue with the badger cull as Environment Secretary Liz Truss spoke at the National Farmers' Union Conferenc...


24 February 2015 | Dairy,News,NFU
Liz Truss: ‘We’re doing all we can for dairy farmers’

Defra Secretary of State Liz Truss says the government is doing all it can for dairy farmers to retain capacity in the “vital” sector. Some farme...


Government reveals economic plan for farming sector

An economic plan for the food and farming sector that will ensure 'this thriving industry continues to grow and create jobs' has been revealed by Envi...


RVC and DairyCo unite to help producers support calf health

Working in partnership, the Royal Veterinary College, University of London (RVC) and DairyCo have produced a series of online films looking at aspects...


24 February 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,News,Shows and Events
UK’s first Precision Dairy Management Conference

On 26th March 2015 the Three Counties Showground at Malvern will host the UK’s first Precision Dairy Management Conference. The day will include sessi...


23 February 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Dairy industry may vanish in 10 years, NFU Shropshire chairman says

We have fewer than 10,000 dairy farmers now. At the the current rate we may not have a dairy industry in 10 years, according to NFU Shropshire Chairma...


19 February 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Global Dairy Trade reports increase in world prices

The Global Dairy Trade has reported an increase of 34% in world dairy prices this month. It's a difficult time for milk producers, however the long...


19 February 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Increased milk prices for Dutch dairy farmers: Is it an early sign of stabilisation?

Dutch dairy company Friesland Campina has increased its milk price for February. The cooperative said the rise of €1.25/100kg (equivalent to 0.9p...


18 February 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
First Milk introduces new milk pricing mechanisms

First Milk has announced changes to its milk pricing mechanisms in order to better align market signals and milk production. These changes include the...



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