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Tesco will launch a dedicated group of 200 farmers supplying milk for cheese, along the lines of its premium liquid pool. The Tesco Cheese Group will launch on 17 April and pay farmers a market rate plus a 2p/litre bonus. Producers will not receive the cost-of-production price paid to the existing Tesco group of 600 farmers, who will get 28.69p/litre from May. But they will have to meet a similar set of supermarket assurance standards. See also: Tesco cuts farmer milk price – but still […]
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