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26 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Dairy farmers need to be better prepared for market changes

Dairy farmers need to be better prepared for market changes after a new report revealed that their numbers have halved in the last decade. It comes...


23 January 2015 | Dairy,News,Supermarkets
Procurement of Welsh dairy produce 'vital', FUW tells UK supermarkets

In the face of the current dairy crisis, the Farmers’ Union of Wales is once again calling on major UK supermarkets to commit to the procurement of We...


22 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Future's bright for milk industry, Welsh government director says

It's a difficult time for milk producers, however the long term trend for consumption of dairy products 'remains positive' and prices will correct the...


22 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Welsh dairy industry at mercy of a 'perfect storm'

The Welsh Government must do more to champion the Welsh dairy industry as it faces severe challenges in the face of a perfect storm. That was the m...


22 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Don't blame supermarkets for milk crisis, says First Milk chairman Paice

The crisis in the dairy industry is not the fault of supermarkets, according to First Milk Chairman Sir Jim Paice, who was speaking to NFU members in ...


21 January 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News
Groceries adjudicator 'currently ineffective and not helping dairy farmers'

The Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers has supported the EFRA committee’s call for the Groceries Code Adjudicator’s (GCA) powers to be extende...


21 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
NFU backs EFRA report into milk prices

The NFU has today fully endorsed the House of Commons’ Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee report on dairy prices. Ten recommendat...


20 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,News,Supermarkets
Fine supermarkets for low milk prices, MPs urge government

A group of MPs have urged the government to increase protection to dairy farmers who are increasingly vulnerable to fluctuations in prices. The rep...


20 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
First Milk farmers urged to 'reconsider'

First Milk members have been urged to reconsider their business plans to survive the milk price slump by John Owen, Royal Association of British Dairy...


20 January 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News,Supermarkets
Retail milk discounting 'totally unacceptable'

Many farming businesses are increasingly under threat from an ever growing competitive retail environment, NFU members were told at a recent meeting. ...


19 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Dairy farmers threaten to quit as First Milk withdraw Monday's payments

Dairy farmers across the UK have threatened to quit as market problems continue, as First Milk decided to delay payments to farmers from today. Fir...


18 January 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News,Property News
Dairy tenant landlords urged to review rent charges

Landlords of tenant dairy farmers are being urged to review how much they charge in rents, the NFU Tenants Forum have said. The call comes followin...


16 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
First Milk member meetings announced

The NFU is urging members who are First Milk producers to attend a series of meetings organised to discuss the price cuts and payments delay. Meeti...


16 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Eustice hints at futures market to help dairy farmers

A 'futures' market for the dairy industry in the UK could control price fluctuations, the government has said. Farming Minister George Eustice clai...


14 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News
Dairy confidence 'has collapsed', says union leader

Political leaders need to come up with strategies which deal with the severe collapse in farmgate milk prices, according to Farmers' Union of Wales pr...



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30 October 2014 | Dairy
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6 October 2014 | Dairy
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