Dairy Crest Direct (DCD) has dropped its milk price for December by 0.25p/litre to 31.68p/litre.

Falls in cream prices during October had affected the liquid formula price, however it was still above the average for the year at 30.97p/litre.

September had seen the second highest cream ever values, according to DCD, but this had fallen by £40/t during October.

More on this topic

Business Profile: Mark Allen, CEO Dairy Crest