Croatian Dairy Farmers protest against the Dukat (Lactalis) Dairy’s Dumping Prices
Wide take-up of the EU scheme
French farmer suicides unleash a wave of solidarity
It is no secret that the EU Common Agricultural Policy is in need of reform. The last few years have shown that we urgently need sustainable, responsible agricultural production. And yes, it is true: the first small steps in this direction have been taken in the dairy sector. Read more
It is clear from the implementation of the volume discipline measures included in the 2nd EU aid package: Significant contributions to market stability can be made with minimal red tape. All the necessary information - for the EU as well as the national component - can fit on an A4 sheet and can be provided online. The...
Our milk powder action on January 23 definitely "stirred things up" - photographs of the powder-dusted Council building did the rounds in the international media. Read more
The National Association of Danish Dairy Farmers (LDM) invited three market analysts to a recent Danish agricultural exhibition to give their view on the progress of on-account prices. The first market analyst, who is known to be conservative but also very well-informed, expects a largely unchanged farm-gate milk price with...
Stop selling intervention milk powder! - Draft a law for a permanent crisis instrument!