Dairy news around the UK

17 July 2019



Irish dairy co-op to close Shropshire site

16 July 2019

Ornua announced the move with 'much regret'

Cut costs and boost profit by using sexed semen

16 July 2019

Farmers can reduce rearing costs

Large dairy herds growing rapidly, report reveals

16 July 2019

This is both in terms of size and productivity

'I could have died': Farmer rethinks farm safety after accident

15 July 2019

Chris Heath suffered life-threatening injuries

Bovine TB: Emotional toll on farmers 'must be explored'

15 July 2019

'Little thought' given to farmers after bTB breakdown

Lameness in dairy cows set to reduce

15 July 2019

Genetic improvement of the UK herd increases

US proposes more tariffs on EU dairy

10 July 2019

US is the top export destination for EU cheese

UK farmers trial 3D scanner to improve cow welfare

9 July 2019

Farmers trial industry-first 3D scanning systems

Farmers help poo-powered milk lorries become reality

2 July 2019

Cow manure powers up Arla's milk lorries

UK's largest dairy co-op announces increase in profit

2 July 2019

Profit before tax increased 19% to £12m

Muller closes Foston dairy with loss of 223 jobs

1 July 2019

Muller blamed 'declining consumption of fresh milk'

Growth in GB milk yield slows down

28 June 2019

Milk production has been high since November 2018

Dairy farm educates school children on origins of food

28 June 2019

Children were educated about dairy ‘from field to fork’

'Renowned' dairy farm for sale in Lanarkshire

27 June 2019

500 acres of Scottish dairy farm for sale

AI tool predicts how much milk 1.5m cows will produce

25 June 2019

Previously, this forecast took days to create

Arla announces July milk price hold

25 June 2019

The price has been held for the sixth month in a row

First Milk strengthens its position in whey protein market

24 June 2019

The dairy co-op is set to sell and distribute whey protein

'No deal' tariffs on cheddar imports 'inadequate'

21 June 2019

Government told to revisit proposed tariff rates on cheese

NI farmers push for debate on mandatory milk contracts

21 June 2019

It follows 'unjustifiable' milk price cuts

Somerset dairy farmer wins major industry award

20 June 2019

David Cotton received the award for his dairy dedication

Wales' first dairy strategic farm announced

19 June 2019

Rhual Dairy is an all-year-round-calving herd with 366 cows

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