Cow being milked in a dairy parlour© Tim Scrivener
Milk prices are booming again. Multiple processors have issued price increases for October, and it seems that there may be more to come. AMPE and MCVE have swung from an all-time low of 15.5p/litre and 15.7p/litre respectively just 16 months ago to record-breaking highs of 40.1p/litre and 38.7p/litre. See also: Block v year-round calving: Which is best for you? Who could have predicted that the turnaround in dairy fortunes would be so sudden? Not me. In my July 2016 column, […]