Dairy Farmers

There's a Reason Why Supermarkets' 'Value' Ranges Are So Cheap - And It's Got Nothing to Do With Value

Clare Finney | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Finney

No more could the aforementioned baker afford to love baking if he were to sell his loaves at the supermarket price of 75p a loaf. "If this was an industrial bakery," he observed tartly, "we'd employ three or four people and it would be automated."

A Newcomer to Dairy Farming

Chris Webb | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Webb

I'm already half-awake when the soft ping of my alarm nudges me to get out of bed. It's four o'clock and there's a ninety minute drive to the farm, so I need to get going. I quickly pull on some old clothes and head out into the dark, frosty morning.

Dairy Farmers Continue Milk Blockade

PA | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK

Dairy farmers blockaded milk processing plants for a second night as they continued to show their anger at milk prices. Campaign group Farmers for ...

Farmers Stage Blockade Over Price Of Milk

Press Association | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

Hundreds of farmers blockaded processing plants into the early hours of the morning in a protest against the price they are paid for milk. Supporte...

Animal Rights Campaigners Rally Against 'Mega Dairies'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK

A move towards milking cows in intensive American style 'mega dairies' would be bad for farmers' incomes as well damaging for the welfare of cattle, a...