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Countryside Alliance backs British Dairy farmers

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Article written by 18 July 2012

The British dairy industry faces an uncertain future if farmers continue to receive 5 to 6p a litre below the cost of production. This will leave many farmers unable to continue in the industry they love as they are unable to make a viable living. The Alliance believes that dairy farmers should be paid a fair price for their product – this is essential not only for the future of the dairy industry, but the countryside as a whole. Supermarkets and processors need to work together to ensure that our dairy industry has a sustainable future, which is why the Countryside Alliance is backing the NFU call for the milk processors to reverse the announced and planned cuts in milk prices by 1st August. For more information click here

 

 

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