First Milk increase milk prices

Published 26 January 11

First Milk has announced today that it will be increasing the price paid to members by 1.25, 1 and 0.25ppl on its cheese, balancing and liquid contracts respectively.

The increases will be made from 1 February and reflect, "better returns from the cheese and ingredients markets".  Of interest is that First Milk comment that the "liquid market have been static" and it hopes that after ongoing negotiations with customers, any additional funds secured will be passed back to members.

For other milk price changes, please click here.