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Dropping milk prices good news? Not for Minnesota's dairy farmers

Things haven’t been easy for Minnesota’s farmers recently, with a disappointing 2014 corn harvest and, now, dropping milk prices.

Last month, the U.S. Department of Agriculture… 204 more words


Cow vs Price of Milk

When milk prices drop shouldn’t the price of what’s producing it?

Simple economics tells us that when we have a surplus, prices can drop, and when we have a demand greater than the supply the product becomes more valuable and increases. 423 more words

Five Yorkshire Farms Doing Great Things With Milk

There’s no escaping the fact the dairy industry has been rocked by the price crisis through 2014 – 2015. Retailers and consumers are repeatedly paying farmers less than the cost of production for the milk they supply. 348 more words

Gareth Barlow

Each foot of coastline contains five bags of plastic, say scientists

By Sarah Knapton, Science Editor in San Jose

More plastic is now dumped in oceans and seas annually than was produced globally each year in the 1960s, new figures show. 345 more words


Albert meets with dairy farmers to discuss milk price crisis

Albert met with Anglesey dairy farmers and farming unions to discuss the current milk price crisis and how electing a Labour Government in May could help them. 121 more words

Albert Owen

The secret formula

This week I listened to The Food Program on radio 4. Although radio 4 is probably my most listened to station (that and Planet Rock when there’s a digital radio about) is unusual for me to seek out The Food Program (last time I did was a few years ago when the… 691 more words


Fox 1 - Hedgebottom Hens 0 - which is also the score for the Dairy Farmers

Well he’s been, and in broad daylight too. Killed one, traumatised another and if anyone asks if hens remember – judging by the response of the one that I mentioned in the previous post, then yes they do. 483 more words

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