Dairy news around the UK

19 June 2019

GB milk production still high despite early peak

18 June 2019

GB milk volumes for 2019 and 2020 at 12.56bn litres

Small Ayrshire dairy farm wins top BBC award

14 June 2019

Mossgiel Milk won the 'Future Food Award' for its innovative approach

First Milk launches environmental initiative for farmers

13 June 2019

First4Milk highlights environmental work of dairy farmers

Far East holds 'opportunity' for British red meat and dairy

12 June 2019

UK can benefit from the all-important Asian marketplace

Dairy farmer awarded MBE in Queen's Birthday Honours

11 June 2019

Abi Reader has been recognised for her services to farming

Mental health impact of bovine TB needs more focus, farmers say

10 June 2019

More focus is needed on farmers' mental health when bovine TB strikes

Dairy parliamentary group calls for export support post-Brexit

7 June 2019

The inquiry wanted to understand what support UK dairy needed

Wensleydale Creamery invests £30k in new cheese experience

6 June 2019

Visitors can immerse themselves in the world of Wensleydale cheese

Asian demand helps UK export record amount of cheese

5 June 2019

Asia has a newfound love for British cheese

British cheese infused with ale excites US audience

4 June 2019

The beer-infused cheddar is a 'match made in heaven'

Survey highlights public's worrying lack of dairy knowledge

3 June 2019

There's confusion around nutrients and health credentials of dairy

Global milk supplies look set to tighten

31 May 2019

Global milk production lowered from 0.9% to 0.3%

Farmers urged to protect herd foot health to combat lameness

30 May 2019

Lameness is one of the biggest welfare issues on dairy farms

Five dairy farmers launch project to boost pollinators

30 May 2019

The trial will initially involve five farmers

Dairy farmers invited to take part in mastitis field lab trial

29 May 2019

Farmers will trial the new test kit to help cut antibiotic use

UK farmers among first to experience floating farm

28 May 2019

The group sampled milk produced by the farm

British milking herd continues to decline

24 May 2019

Statistics for April 2019 show herds continue to fall

UK cheese exports see major boost in early 2019

24 May 2019

57,000 tonnes of cheese were exported

High machinery costs affecting UK dairy competitiveness

23 May 2019

UK farms spending more on machinery than competitors

Brexit uncertainty is 'crippling' UK dairy sector, NFU says

23 May 2019

Opportunities for UK dairy post-Brexit, but uncertainty is 'crippling'

Arla's milk price for June unchanged

22 May 2019

Farmers will continue to receive 30.23p per litre

Inventors behind automated milking system eye up major award

22 May 2019

The system boosts efficiency through 'cow-friendly' automation

Farmers asked to share experiences of milk fever in survey

22 May 2019

The disease can result in significant losses

Cheesemakers successful in challenge against raw milk guidance

19 May 2019

They feared recent guidance would 'eradicate decades of knowledge'

First Milk announces June milk price decrease

17 May 2019

First Milk announces June milk price to reduce by 0.3ppl

UK milk yields hit 20-year highs every month so far in 2019

16 May 2019

Milk production boosted by a mild start to 2019

32 cows arrive at world's first floating dairy farm

15 May 2019

The cows arrived at the self-sufficient urban farm in Rotterdam

Dairy co-op Dale Farm wins Greggs contract

15 May 2019

The co-op, based in N Ireland, will supply cheese to Greggs

Dairy Crest boss steps down following Saputo's acquisition

14 May 2019

Dairy Crest was bought by Saputo in a deal worth nearly £1bn

Top genetic traits to improve milk yield revealed

13 May 2019

Dairy farmers should focus on these genetic traits