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Dairy Crest unveils new formula-based milk contract

Dairy Crest unveils new formula-based milk contract

Dairy Crest and milk supplier representative Dairy Crest Direct (DCD) have announced the launch of a new formula-based milk contract – a move both parties hope will take “some of the heat” out of milk price negotiations.

UK dairy 'Producer Organisation' consultation launched

UK dairy 'Producer Organisation' consultation launched

By Mark Astley

The UK Department for Environment, Farming and Rural Affairs (Defra) has launched a consultation on the proposed implementation of rules that would allow English dairy farmers to form Producer Organisations (POs).

EU milk package threatens ‘fairer deal' for farmers, cries NFU

EU milk package threatens ‘fairer deal' for farmers, cries NFU

By Ben Bouckley

Opinion is split on the final text of the so-called EU Dairy Package, with the UK National Farmers’ Union (NFU) citing missed opportunities within the European Commission’s (EC’s) text, and Dairy UK stating its continued opposition to minimum contract...

Preventative measures

Preventative measures

Allied Bakeries has reached an agreement with industrial equipment
supplier APV Baker to cover equipment service and maintenance for
more than 50 key processing units in five plants.