Arla milk tanker© Tim Scrivener
Arla has dropped the milk price for its direct supply farmers another 0.9p/litre. The 40-50 farmers, who are not members of the co-op, will be paid 19.25p/litre from 1 January. Arla’s direct supply price stood at 24.8p/litre a year ago and hit a peak of 33.5p/litre in February 2014. The producer pool makes up about 1% of the co-op’s UK milk supply – roughly 40m litres. Last week Arla announced it would hold the milk price for its 3,000 British members […]
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