Farmer Gary Mitchell with some machineryGary Mitchell © Robert Smith
Production has crashed 10% for July, so now a few (yes, a few) lorry-loads of spot milk is trading at 30p. But I see no clear signals we will be up 5p/litre by November – and that’s what we need to see for the winter because feed is up, which will add 1-2p to costs. I met with my accountant last week to discuss our 2015/16 accounts – which were gloomy, to say the least. I will start with the positives. Our breakeven milk price […]