• 22 Aug 2016 Dairy Future Markets Improve Beyond 30p/l

    Latest UK MILK Futures Equivalent (UKMFE), expressed in ppl, significantly improve again during August for the period up until October 2017, through reduced milk production, stronger EU & GDT Dairy Auctions and through currency. Click on to the Futures Tab for the latest information recording Dairy Futures Equivalents breaking through 30p/l.

  • 18 Aug 2016 EU Milk Reduction Scheme – Details

    The EU Commission announced a €150m milk reduction scheme in July that will be compulsory for all member states (including the UK) to offer to dairy farmers. Payment of c. 12p/l will be made for litres not supplied on a year on year basis. The scheme will be administered in the UK by the RPA. […]

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  • 14 Aug 2016 July Retail Supplement +2.894p/l

    Direct Milk DPO again continues to welcome the combined retail supplementary payment to be paid within milk statements for July (issued August), this month decreasing by -0.153p/l to +2.894p/litre. This payment will be applied to all litres supplied during July via standard contracts (not Formula or Specialist Pools). The amount paid via the retailer supplements […]

  • 08 Aug 2016 Liquid Formula Price – September 2016

    The September Müller Direct Milk Formula price calculated from the July AHDB Dairy review of the five parameters used within the jointly developed Liquid Formula Contracts records an increase of +1.172p/l. This delivering new standard litre prices of 26.005p/l for those supplying via the Simplified & Core Formula Contract (July/Oct 2014 applicants), and 26.195p/l for […]

  • 01 Aug 2016 August 2016 Direct Milk DPO Newsletter

    Significant momentum generated by UK dairy ingredient markets since the last milk price change was negotiated (in April) provides considerable optimism for future price improvement as soon as these enhanced returns feed through. The August Direct Milk DPO Newsletter reports on these latest market positions in detail (as substantiated by AHDB) and the standard contract […]

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  • 25 Jul 2016 Dairy Future Markets Improve Again

    Latest UK MILK Futures Equivalent (UKMFE), expressed in ppl, significantly improve again during July for the period up until September 2017, through reduced milk production, stronger EU Dairy Auctions and through the currency changes since the 23rd June referendum. Click on to the Futures tab for the latest information.

  • 08 Jul 2016 June Retail Supplement Exceeds 3p

    Direct Milk DPO again continues to welcome the combined retail supplementary payment to be paid within milk statements for June (issued July) will increase by a further +0.214p/l to +3.047p/litre. This payment will be applied to all litres supplied during June via standard contracts (not Formula or Specialist Pools). June standard liquid milk price paid […]

  • 06 Jul 2016 Liquid Formula Price – August 2016

    The August Müller Direct Milk Formula price calculated from the June AHDB Dairy review of the five parameters used within the jointly developed Liquid Formula Contracts records an increase of +0.452p/l. This being the first increase recorded during 2016. This delivering new standard litre prices of 24.833p/l for those supplying via the Simplified & Core […]

  • 01 Jul 2016 UK Milk Production Falls to -4m/litres/day

    AHDB today published their latest UK Milk Production data for the two week period to 25th June 2016 recording a massive reduction vs. the same period last year, a deficit of -4,000,000 litres/day average over the past 14 days. This represents a reduction of -9.1%. Production vs. the three year average is also falling at […]

  • 29 Jun 2016 July 2016 Direct Milk DPO Newsletter

    July Direct Milk DPO Newsletter includes latest NO CHANGE in pricing for August. Retail supplement payments from Aldi, Lidl and Morrisons continue to provide an extremely valuable contribution to support farmer payments – ‘thank you’. Early expectations for June supplies paid July is that the retail combined supplement will rise to c. 3p/l – confirmation […]

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