US milk yield on the rise
Milk production in the US is up from last year for the sixth month
in a row, according to a new report.
EU milk cheapest in Poland
Milk and cheese products are more than twice as expensive in the
rest of the 27 European countries than in Eastern Europe,
according to a Eurostat report.
EPI's deal with Solarec to boost milk powder ingredients supply
France's EPI Ingredients is expanding its supply milk powders with
a new deal with Belgian dairy firm Solarec, which will give it the
rights to commercialise all the powders produced at the latter's
Nestle focuses on Chinese milk powder potential
Nestle today opened a state-of-the-art dairy plant in China as it
continues to tap growing demand for milk powder products in the
Lactalis milks regional demand with Czech buy
Lactalis has acquired a majority stake in Czech dairy Mlekarna
Kunin as it looks to tap into the potential for dairy products in
Amcor launches monolayer plastic packaging for milk
Amcor recently announced the launch of its single layer plastic
bottles, meeting demands for quality products that are also good
for the environment.
Australian MP derides "Milk Sucks" campaign
An ongoing dispute over just how sweet and wholesome milk really
is, could be about to get political, if Australia's shadow
agricultural minister gets his way.
Canadian hemp milk looks to nourish US dairy alternative market
Canadian hemp manufacturer Manitoba Harvest is counting on its new
hemp milk to bring further consumer awareness to the health
benefits of a seed often associated with marijuana.
US organic milk boom drives innovation
Greater supply of organic milk in the US is encouraging product
innovation, according to Organic Monitor, while the opposite is
true in Europe, where shortages are still pinching.
Stored goat's milk can make the grade, says study
Goat milk stored under refrigerated and sanitary conditions meets
grade A standards for up to five days, according to a recent
Cows can make skimmed milk, say scientists
Cows could be bred to produce only skimmed milk within the next
five years, researchers have said, offering a new way of meeting
consumer demand for lower fat dairy.
Dairy Crest to shut milk facility
More consolidation is looming in UK dairy, after Dairy Crest said
it may close its milk bottling and production factory in
Trial supports milk bottle recycling
Recycled plastic milk bottles perform identically to those made
from virgin resin and could reduce packaging waste sent
to landfill sites, according to a
UK government-funded trial.
Milk bottle trial finds recycling best practice
A best practice for recycling plastic milk bottles
- found to perform identically to those made from virgin resin
- could reduce packaging waste sent to landfill sites,
according to a government-funded recycling agency trial.
Farm milk may reduce asthma and allergy
Regular consumption of unpasteurised farm milk may offer protection
from range of allergies, but the researchers cautioned against
drinking raw milk until more research is carried out.