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10.07.2012

Dairy farmers demonstrate in Brussels: Milk overflow causing prices to plummet!

 

Overproduction on the European milk markets is leading to a dramatic fall in milk prices, and is likely to directly precipitate the next milk crisis. Hundreds of dairy farmers attached to the European Milk Board have come to Brussels today to demonstrate in front of the European Parliament building.

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Press invitation: End of the quotas 2015 – What lies in store for the milk producers?

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2015 will decide the fate of European dairy farmers. With the abolition of the milk quota at the end of March all the indications are that production will rise. Supply already exceeds demand, and milk prices are in free fall throughout Europe. If the milk quotas turn out to be the last limit...

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