‘Milk market resilience in 2018 continues’ – ICMSA

The ongoing resilience being demonstrated in the milk market must force processors to rethink their milk pricing strategy as Irish farmers head towards peak production, according to the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA).

Dairy prices fall marginally at latest GDT auction

The latest Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction resulted in a marginal fall in the overall prices achieved for dairy products. The overall GDT price index declined by 0.5% on the previous auction held on February 6.

By: Seán Cummins

Source: Agriland

Is dust the reason dairy farmers are more likely to have respiratory problems?

Recent research has shown that Irish dairy farmers can have high and variable levels of organic dust and endotoxin exposures.

By: Ciaran Moran

Source: Independent