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Dairy
Liquid milk producers have to be rewarded – NDC boss
Amy Forde
It would be a "real shame" if Ireland lost its fresh milk market, Zoe Kavanagh of the NDC has said.
10 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Challenge to hold what output we have
Any new milk coming forward in NI might simply replace that lost as others retire out of the industry.
8 August 2022 News
Further milk price increase needed – IFA
The IFA has highlighted global dairy markets and says they suggest that a further milk price increase for farmers is required.
Mixed outcomes at key dairy auctions
There were mixed results for dairy commodities at key market auctions this week.
3 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Dairy Trends: US milk supply grows for first time in 2022
Milk supply globally is one of the key measures for milk price pressure in the coming months and New Zealand and the US are key players.
27 July 2022 News
June milk supply back again compared to 2021
Milk supply for most of the milk processors in Ireland remained down for June compared to the same month in 2021 as farmers reduce costs.
13 July 2022 News
Milk supply trend edges up in Netherlands
As markets continue to soften slightly, the milk supply across Europe is still well back despite a slight edging upwards in the Netherlands in June.
13 July 2022 Markets
Lakeland Dairies increases milk price for June
The board of Lakeland Dairies has increased the co-operative’s milk price for June.
11 July 2022 News
Dale Farm the cheese maker
White water is no good to Dale Farm because fat and protein is what it needs to make cheese and whey for international markets.
6 July 2022 News
Milk supplies back 2.4% for month of May
Milk supply for the period January to May 2022 is also back slightly on the same time last year.
3 July 2022 News
Heavy income hit with fixed price milk
Farmers are incurring significant reductions in income on milk committed under fixed-price schemes during 2022.
22 June 2022 Northern Ireland
Editorial: successes in dairy should be celebrated
The co-operative model both in the context of dairy processing and route to market has proved its strength to farmers.
22 June 2022 Viewpoints