Dairy news around the UK

15 January 2020



Frictionless trade with EU 'crucial' for UK dairy, NFU says

14 January 2020

NFU calls on government to back UK standards

Technical efficiencies 'crucial' to viability of livestock sector

13 January 2020

Producers have improved technical efficiencies

10-year FBT on dairy farm up for tender in Cumbria

13 January 2020

The farm is a 'rare business opportunity'

Project looks at how electrophysical weeding can cut chemical use

10 January 2020

Dairy farmers take part in new project

'Cow with calf' dairy farm welfare project wins £60k boost

6 January 2020

It aims to keep calves with their mothers longer

Oregano essential oil could help reduce antibiotic resistance in calves

3 January 2020

Oregano oil could be beneficial for calves

UK milk prices in most stable period 'for more than a decade'

31 December 2019

Despite Brexit and trade challenges

British wine and cheese see bumper decade of growth

28 December 2019

UK cheese export market now worth £675m

Rafoxanide 'not an appropriate alternative' when treating liver fluke

23 December 2019

Experts issue warning to farmers

Dairy sector improves energy efficiency, report shows

20 December 2019

Sector becomes more sustainable

Cattle 'ten times more likely' to catch bTB from badgers

17 December 2019

Genetic clues of TB spread revealed

Lancashire Farm Dairies reports sales growth of £37.9m

17 December 2019

Dairy firm on track to beat 2020 target

Global milk production forecast to grow next year

12 December 2019

Milk supplies to continue growing into 2020

Processors failing dairy farmers, says UFU

11 December 2019

NI has second lowest milk price in EU

Wyke Farms' suppliers given fixed milk price option

10 December 2019

Suppliers offered the option starting from 1 Jan

Christmas-obsessed farmer gives Jersey cows festive jumpers

10 December 2019

The farmer is the island's biggest Xmas fan

Project gives dairy farmers confidence to cut antibiotic use

8 December 2019

Selective dry cow therapy helps farmers

Early detection of lameness 'can minimise foot issues in herds'

6 December 2019

Recognise signs of lameness at an early stage

First Milk holds January 2020 milk price

6 December 2019

UK dairy-cop holds milk price

Vaccine launched to protect calves from pneumonia

5 December 2019

Farmers can protect calves as young as one week

Young farmers hear of robotic benefits on family dairy farm

5 December 2019

Milk output has changed dramatically

Imports of Irish cheddar into UK 'highest for 20 years'

5 December 2019

Brexit is a 'probable driver' for the boost

Dairy producers donate 268kg of cheese to Chelsea Pensioners

5 December 2019

Annual event shines spotlight on British cheese

UK dairy industry 'not delivering' for farmers, protest group says

5 December 2019

It urges industry to look at Finland's model

Impressive figures increase appeal of proven Holstein sires

4 December 2019

Bomaz AltaTopshot has climbed to first position

Number one young sire breaks 50kg fat barrier

3 December 2019

Bomaz Fynn has a PLI of £878

Muller offers farmer suppliers additional 1ppl in 2020

3 December 2019

Farmers must make herd health advancements

GB milking herd continues to shrink

2 December 2019

New data shows further decline

GB milk production reaches second highest level in 25 years

29 November 2019

Cumulative GB milk production up

Dairy farm denies E.coli outbreak caused by their milk

29 November 2019

Council advised the farm to recall products