bridgwater milk price protest© Jane Clayton
Dairy farmers blockaded two Muller Wiseman processing factories in a protest over falling milk prices. Lobby group Farmers For Action (FFA) led the protests at two Muller sites on Tuesday night (11 November) – at Market Drayton in Shropshire and Bridgwater in Somerset. FFA said it targeted Muller again after it slashed its November milk prices by 1.9p/litre to 27.1p/litre. David Handley, FFA chairman, said dairy farmers were also unhappy about Muller’s £80m acquisition of Dairy Crest’s entire dairy operations, […]
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