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Milk production surged across Europe after quotas ended and kept the squeeze on farmers’ returns, latest figures show. EU milk deliveries in April and May – the first two months after abolition – were 2.1% higher on the year. Top dairy nation Germany recorded a 2.3% rise, while Ireland led the way with an 11% jump. French production was down 0.2%, though 2014 was also a strong milk year. See also: Arla cuts August milk price The high numbers contrast […]
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