Dairy news around the UK

16 August 2019



New insight into bacterial infections found in noses of cattle

16 August 2019

Findings could help prevent diseases

Spain could show way in UK mandatory milk contract debate

16 August 2019

In UK opinion is divided on contracts

Consumption of dairy in China to grow

15 August 2019

Growing thirst for dairy in China

'Vital' for farmers to eradicate Mycoplasma Bovis

14 August 2019

Infections have risen in the past 5 years

Welsh family awarded for excellent cattle breeding

14 August 2019

Holstein UK launch new award

August UK dairy bull genetic evaluations published

13 August 2019

Shake-up in genomic Holstein ranking

Agri tech project to boost dairy-beef production

13 August 2019

New project launched to boost production

Welsh farmers 'angry and frustrated' with bovine TB situation

13 August 2019

Scale of loss is 'hugely damaging'

More people to shun plant-based 'milk' thanks to campaign

12 August 2019

Campaign reignites love of dairy

'Scare tactics': Union brushes off claims of cow cull after Brexit

12 August 2019

BBC reported 45,000 cows could be culled

Farmers criticise media for 'biased' IPCC reporting

9 August 2019

Media focused heavily on meat and dairy

Free range pilot program for dairy farmers exceeds expectations

6 August 2019

Farmers also received a higher milk price

Study probes profitability of genetic testing to avoid calf losses

6 August 2019

New research looks at profitability of genetic testing

UK meat and dairy showcased in Singapore

2 August 2019

UK looks to boost exports

Johnson urged to take on board dairy staffing crisis

1 August 2019

Industry could face 'drastic implications'

Morrisons opens up beef supply chain to help farmers

31 July 2019

It is to accept bull calves from dairy farmers

First Milk announces stable financial results for 2019

30 July 2019

Group turnover increase of 7.8% to £272.3m

Dessert parlours offer new opportunities for dairy

29 July 2019

92 ice cream parlours opened last year

Farmer fined thousands after 'chaotic record keeping'

26 July 2019

Poor record keeping may have spread bTB

Major dairy site investment worth £50m completed

24 July 2019

The Shropshire site will source more from UK farms

Arla holds milk price for August

24 July 2019

It's the seventh consecutive price hold

Traffic-dodging over for cows thanks to new farm bridge

24 July 2019

Bridge created so cows don't have to dodge traffic

'Years of work destroyed': Farmer loses 70 cattle to bTB

23 July 2019

'We lost all show cows, all our best genetic cows'

Butter boosts retail dairy growth

22 July 2019

Growth in retail dairy market has picked up

'Uber for cows' app launched for farmers

22 July 2019

Farmers can choose any haulier they like

Dairy imports fall after Brexit build up

17 July 2019

Imports down after UK failed to Brexit in March

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