23-04-2014 03:45 AM | United Kingdom

Dairy farmer says it's time to expand to overseas markets

Expanding markets mean Dorset’s produce is being sold as far away as China and Nigeria, says a Dorchester dairy farmer.

Simon Banfield, who farms 160 hectares and 160 cows at Admiston Farm, believes selling surplus milk abroad is the best way to fight ‘volatile’ UK prices.

He said: “Farmers tend to expand in the good times, and there’s a move to produce more milk, partly as a result of high prices.
Full Story : Dorset Echo