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  1. Mungalli Creek supplier Glen Drury says biodynamic farming is stress free for him and his dairy herdRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | ABC News

    With the ongoing uncertainty about milk pricing and supply contracts, many of the state's dairy farmers are feeling the pinch.

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  2. Farmers empty supermarket shelves in milk price protestRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Groups of dairy farmers have been emptying milk from supermarket shelves across the country in protest at the price paid for milk. The protest, dubbed the Milk Trolley Challenge, sees protesters removing all cartons of milk from shops including Morrisons and Lidl and either paying for it and taking it away or dumping it at the checkout.

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  3. Dairy Farmers Fighting Back Over Milk PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    Dairy farmers are bracing themselves for further lowering of the wholesale price of milk - and they've promised more direct action as the industry slides into crisis. Some milk producers have already protested by forming rolling roadblocks; others have taken part in "trolley dashes" in supermarkets, buying all the milk on the shelves, then either giving it away or selling it for a nominal fee and donating the money to charity.

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  4. Farmers empty supermarket shelves of milk to protest price cuts with...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    Branches of Morrisons, Lidl, Tesco and Asda have been targeted as the price paid for milk drops further below the cost of production Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith is a freelance reporter. She was nominated for business journalist of the year at the Press Gazette British Journalism Awards 2012 and her name is so long that she has a double-decker byline in print.

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  5. Farmers continue milk price protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BBC News

    Dairy farmers are continuing to protest at supermarkets in parts of the UK over the price they are paid for their milk. Farmers have been clearing supermarket shelves by buying milk in bulk and giving it away over the past few days.

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  6. Farmers clear milk shelves in AsdaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    The farmers filled their trolleys at an Asda store in Telford town centre before paying for it and then handing it out to passers-by. It follows Arla, Britain's biggest milk co-operative, cutting the price by 0.8p per litre, making a litre cost 23.01p.

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  7. UK farming unions to hold urgent summit to seek action on crisis over ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Somerset County Gazette

    ... This follows falling prices which has seen many farmers getting paid less than the cost of production. Falling milk and lamb prices have left many farmers desperately worried about their future. In recent weeks there have been convoys of tractors ...

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  8. First Milk half day notice on price cut is totally unacceptable, says NFURead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    First Milk has announced a milk price cut of 0.5ppl for members - giving them just half a day's notice. NFU dairy board vice chairman Michael Oakes said: "Two years ago First Milk signed up to the Voluntary Code of Conduct on contracts in which they agreed to give at least 30 days' notice of a price cut.

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  9. NWF shares renew rally on ligher-than-expected dairy dentRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    ... "difficult" conditions in the feed division, for which the key dairy customers "suffered significant reductions in milk prices, in many cases to below breakeven", with the average British farmer receiving 24.7p per litre, down 7.4p per litre year on ...

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  10. VIDEO: Farmers clear milk shelves in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    In Ayr and Kilmarnock, farmers and their families filmed themselves buying all the milk off the shelves before handing it out to passers-by outside the premises, in an effort to highlight the loss they say they are making each day.

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  11. Watch as Scots farmers CLEAR Morrisons shelves of milk in protest...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    A team of farmers filmed themselves targeting supermarkets in Kilmarnock and Ayr on Monday amid claims 19 Scottish farms have gone out of business this year. In January, Scottish Environment Secretary Richard Lochhead called for action at a European level to aid dairy farmers after the price of a two-litre carton of milk dropped to A 1. Farmers said it costs between 30 and 32p to produce each litre of milk, according to British dairy organisation AHDB Dairy.

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  12. Milk price protests in Coleraine and BanbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | UTV

    Kyle Savage, who is a dairy farmer in Donacloney, was at the meeting and said they outlined the scale of their problems. "We just simply cannot produce milk at the price we're doing at the moment, it is unsustainable," he said.

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  13. Dairy farmers milk price protestRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Evening Times

    The farmers have claimed they are losing about A 200 a day to produce Scottish milk at the current prices paid by the supermarkets. Darren Blackhurst, commercial director at Morrisons group, said: "We try to pass on lower prices to our customers wherever possible.

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  14. ABS Global Announces New Genetics Selection Tool TransitionRightRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    ... and other transition cow disorders. With 75 percent of disease in dairy cows occurring during the first 30 days in milk and as much as 50 percent of high-producing cows affected1, transition cow disorders take a major toll on dairy farmers. In one ...

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  15. Food | Worcester's Gibby's Makes List of 15 Best Ice Cream Joints in MARead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... goodness that keeps customers coming back for generations. Since it's part of Gibson's Dairy Farms, only the freshest milk goes into its ice cream -- all 60+ flavors, plus 20+ non-fat yogurts. If you're overwhelmed already, then try a house ...

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  16. Colorado dairies, farms trying to cut consumption of electricity benefit from energy subsidyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Twenty-eight-year old dairy farmer Josh Cleland likes his barn warm and his milk cold. That calls for a lot of energy.

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  17. Dairy farmers in Kent turn to making cheese and bottling 'Kentish...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kent Online

    ... now farms the 300 acres of land left for crops. The Reynolds family has begun making cheese and bottling "Kentish milk" to add revenue as dairy farming becomes less profitable "Our contractor farms land for several farmers who are no longer big ...

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  18. Farmers' representatives hold talks in hope of ending dairy crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... blockaded a number of local supermarkets, as well as several in GB, in recent days to highlight their grievances. The milk producers say many in the dairy sector will be forced out of business by a combination of low shop prices, a Russian ban on ...

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  19. Protest by farmers in ColeraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Coleraine Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. McAuley Multimedia 3rd August 2015 Dairy Farmers protest because of Milk prices at Sainsbury's Supermarket in Coleraine, Asda and Tesco on Monday evening.Police are advising protestors that they will face prosecution if they try to stop supplies entering stores as they did last week in Coleraine when Dale Farm were blocked from entering stores in the town.

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  20. Local dairy farmer, circus performers switch places for TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... dairy farmer and runs two farms: Bown Dairy Farm in Fayette and Deep Creek Dairy in Levan. He said each day they milk around 1,110 cows at the Bown Dairy Farm and about 900 at Deep Creek Dairy. Between both operations, they have around 5,000 ...

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