MILCO Officials Instructed to Increase Daily Dairy Collection

21:20 | 11/01/2019

SRI LANKA - Agriculture, Rural Economic Affairs, Livestock Development, Irrigation and Fisheries & Aquatic Resources Minister P Harrison has instructed MILCO officials to take immediate measures to increase its daily dairy collection up to 350,000 liters.

FrieslandCampina, DMK Group Sign Manufacturing Agreement

22:02 | 19/12/2018

GERMANY - Royal FrieslandCampina NV and DMK Group signed a contract manufacturing agreement for the production of mozzarella cheese. The agreement will come into effect in 2019.

China's Mengniu Opens Dairy Factory in Indonesia

20:18 | 03/12/2018

INDONESIA - China's leading dairy firm Mengniu on Thursday opened a factory in Indonesia's West Java province's Cikarang industrial zone.

Cows in the California Fire

21:30 | 02/12/2018

The Camp Fire is the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history. The fire started on November 8th, 2018. As of November 19th, the fire has claimed 77 civilian fatalities and destroyed over 8,500 residences and covered an area of about 140 thousand acres. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families, first responders and all those affected.

Confirmation of Arla Foods Milk Price for December

19:21 | 27/11/2018

UK - The Arla Foods amba on-account price will reduce, with effect from 1 December 2018, by 1 eurocent per kg. When applied to the UK manufacturing litre it equates to a reduction of 0.89 pence per litre, taking the UK standard litre to 31.57 pence.

EU Dairy Farmers' Gathering Shows Slower Production

21:38 | 23/11/2018

EU - Speaking following this week’s Brussels-based COPA Milk Group meeting of Europe’s dairy farmer representatives, IFA National Dairy Chairman Tom Phelan stated his fellow-farmers had confirmed lower production trends into the autumn and winter, due to drought, fodder shortages and lower milk prices, which should influence dairy markets positively.

UK Cheese Exports Slow Down in Third Quarter

20:21 | 21/11/2018

UK - UK cheese exports in the third quarter of 2018 (July-September) continued to grow year on year, but at 2 per cent the pace was considerably slower than in the last two quarters.

IFA Dairy Chairman Disappointed by Aurivo October Milk Price Cut

22:54 | 19/11/2018

IRELAND - IFA National Dairy Chairman Tom Phelan said the decision by the board of Aurivo to cut their October milk price by just over 1c/l is at odds with the other main milk purchasers’ call and will disappoint their suppliers in one of the most difficult farming and financial years.

Dairy UK Calls for Urgent Answers on Brexit

22:24 | 18/11/2018

UK - Dairy UK Chairman Paul Vernon yesterday spoke out, calling for urgent answers on Brexit and the threat to stability for business and the dairy sector.

President Commissions Dairy Plant

20:26 | 03/11/2018

ZIMBABWE - President Mnangagwa commissioned Innscor Africa Holdings’ Prodairy Milk Processing Plant in Ruwa on Wednesday.