• June Direct Milk DPO Newsletter includes latest NO CHANGE in pricing for July. Retail supplement payments from Aldi, Lidl and Morrisons yet again provide an extremely valuable contribution to support farmer payments – ‘thank you’.

    Also reported: significant turnaround in dairy market sentiment, and falling production (in the UK by -2million litres/day vs May 2015). Dairy markets for cream, butter, SMP and mild cheddar all increased during May (source AHDB Dairy), plus AMPE improved by +1.30p/l and dairy futures results to July 2017 have all increased yet again.   Click on the link for more details, and for the futures tab for latest futures prices.