Glanbia milk truck
Irish co-op Glanbia has announced a five-year fixed-price milk contract which it claims is a world first. The contract allows producers to lock in 10-100% of their milk price at 31 eurocents a litre (28p/litre) at 3.6% butterfat and 3.3% protein, across a five-year period. Glanbia’s 4,800 family farms will also have the option of locking into a five-year feed contract with Glanbia Ireland’s Gain Animal Nutrition range. See also: Farmer Focus: What are UK dairy farmers actually paid? Dairy farmers […]
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