Milk Prices

Dairygold sets milk price for June supplies

Dairygold sets milk price for June supplies

Dairygold has become the latest dairy processor to set its price for milk supplied in the month of June. Dairygold...

July 16, 2021

NI milk price round-up: Lakeland swaps unconditional bonus for base price rise

NI milk price round-up: Lakeland swaps unconditional bonus for base price rise

Northern Ireland milk buyers are tickling the 30p/L mark with marginal increases across most of May’s base prices. The latest...

June 25, 2021

NI milk price round-up: Top base price for April hits 29.8p/L

NI milk price round-up: Top base price for April hits 29.8p/L

NI milk prices are holding strong across the board, with all of the big players announcing holds or price increases...

May 25, 2021

Kerry announces price for April milk supplies

Kerry announces price for April milk supplies

Kerry Group has announced its milk price for the month of April, becoming the first processor to do so. In...

May 10, 2021

Milk price tracking to what end?

Milk price tracking to what end?

I heartily commend the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) in developing its new milk price tracking system. However, it...

May 5, 2021

Milk Prices: Aurivo becomes latest processor to set offering

Milk Prices: Aurivo becomes latest processor to set offering

After several major processors set their milk prices for the month of March last week, Aurivo has become the latest...

April 19, 2021

NI milk prices edge upwards for March

NI milk prices edge upwards for March

Northern Ireland milk processors have announced increases to prices of up to 1p/L for March’s milk. Dairy processors Dale Farm,...

April 14, 2021

Dutch dairy auction boost drives hope for milk price increases

Dutch dairy auction boost drives hope for milk price increases

This week’s Dutch dairy auction has seen the full haul with significant increases posted across all four of the main...

March 10, 2021

Prospects for dairy sector fair

Prospects for dairy sector fair

Irish dairy prices should remain reasonably strong throughout the first six months of 2021, according to Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’...

February 23, 2021

ICMSA warns against milk price ‘sleight of hand’

ICMSA warns against milk price ‘sleight of hand’

Co-ops are being called on to “assert their authority” on milk prices, following on from Dairy Industry Ireland’s (DII’s) announcement...

February 9, 2021

New information to be included in milk price announcements

New information to be included in milk price announcements

New information is to be included in dairy processor milk prices from now on in line with EU rules, Dairy...

February 8, 2021

ICMSA expects milk price rise on back of Asian demand

ICMSA expects milk price rise on back of Asian demand

Citing demand from Asia for milk powders, the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has said today (Wednesday, February 3)...

February 3, 2021

‘Sustainable milk prices must be delivered for Irish dairy farmers’ – ICMSA

‘Sustainable milk prices must be delivered for Irish dairy farmers’ – ICMSA

Securing realistic milk prices for Irish dairy farmers will be a priority for the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA)...

December 30, 2020

Milk price should remain ‘positive’ for the rest of year

Milk price should remain ‘positive’ for the rest of year

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has said that the strength of the PPI index and other market indicators over...

November 9, 2020

GDT index lifts in latest auction for back-to-back increases

GDT index lifts in latest auction for back-to-back increases

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has lifted in its latest auction to record back-to-back increases. The most recent auction...

October 6, 2020

Dairy co-ops have ‘scope to lift prices’ – IFA

Dairy co-ops have ‘scope to lift prices’ – IFA

With co-ops set to reveal their milk prices for July supplies over the course of next week, the Irish Farmers’...

August 6, 2020

2 co-ops withdraw from 2019 KPMG annual milk price review

2 co-ops withdraw from 2019 KPMG annual milk price review

Two Irish cooperatives Arrabawn and Aurivo have confirmed that they have withdrawn from the KPMG annual milk price review for 2019....

July 24, 2020

Glanbia and Lakeland decisions ‘must signal end of milk price slide’

Glanbia and Lakeland decisions ‘must signal end of milk price slide’

Both Glanbia and Lakeland revealed their prices for May milk today, Thursday, June 11, with both processors holding their prices...

June 11, 2020