May 2007
Farmers Weekly;5/18/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 20, p25
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs related to agriculture in England as of May 2007. Dairy Crest confirmed that it is in the process of consultation with its employees and union about its plan to close the Totnes site in Devon. The National Beef Association reported a £43,000 surplus in 2006. The Northampton Farmers' Consortium has entered into an agreement with English Partnerships and Kilmartin Property to build a new livestock market in the area.


Related Articles

  • Dairy Crest blames co-ops for price cut. Shirley, Andrew; Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;12/24/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 26, p15 

    Reports on the price cut given by Dairy Crest to its producers who supply milk for cheese in Great Britain in 2004. Reason behind the price cut according to milk purchasing director Arthur Reeves; Advantage of co-op competitors against the company in terms of milk price; Views of Gwyn Jones of...

  • 'Guns blazing' to herald new FFA campaign. Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;7/25/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 4, p6 

    Reports the preparations of Farmers For Action for its campaign aimed at securing milk price increases in Great Britain. Group targeted by the campaign; Reason behind the decision of the Intervention Board to increase milk prices immediately; Explanation given by Dairy Crest in relation to its...

  • briefing….  // Farmers Weekly;10/5/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 14, p25 

    This section offers news briefs on agriculture in Great Britain as of October 2007. A one-month extension was given to the deadline for the registration of cattle born before August 1996 into the Older Cattle Disposal Scheme. Dairy Crest dairy processor has offered to its conventional suppliers...

  • NEWS. Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;6/25/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 26, p6 

    Presents news briefs on the agricultural industry in England as of July 2004. Actions taken by Dairy Crest to protect its Severnside plant in Gloucestershire; Enclosure of landowner's entitlement to compensation for compulsory purchase in the European Union constitution; Deadline of horse...

  • Dairy Crest increases Davidstow price by 1p/litre. Mackenzie, Gemma // Farmers Weekly;5/3/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 18, p20 

    The article reports on the scheduled increase by Great Britain-based Dairy Crest of the price on its Davidstow contract by one pence (p) per litre starting June 1, 2013 to bring its standard litre price to 31.25p/litre.

  • Untitled. Spackman, Paul // Farmers Weekly;6/26/2009, p14 

    The article reports on the plan of Dairy Crest to reduce the price it provides to farmers on its Davidstow cheese contract by 0.5 pence per litre in Great Britain effective July 1, 2009. Such move was made after the decrease in the Davidstow price by 1.25 pence per litre and 1 pence per litre...

  • Untitled. Cooper, Olivia // Farmers Weekly;3/9/2012, Vol. 157 Issue 10, p19 

    The article reports that Dairy Crest's M&S aligned contract has extended its lead at the top of the league table of DairyCo following a 0.4p/litre increase in farmgate prices from February 1, 2012, which reflected the Marks & Spencer Milk Pledge.

  • Calls for a steady milk price fail. Shirley, Andrew; Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;5/28/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 22, p20 

    Reports on the decision of Dairy Crest to reduce the price of its liquid milk product despite plea from farming organizations in Great Britain to hold values steady. Reason for the action taken by the company; Comment of Howard Organ, chairman of Dairy Crest Direct, on the milk price reduction;...

  • Dairy Crest confirms its commitment to fresh milk. Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;5/6/2005, Vol. 142 Issue 18, p20 

    Reports on the plan of Dairy Crest to acquire the dairy operations of the Midlands Co-operative Society in Birmingham, England. Estimated value of the dairy business of Midlands; Advantage of the proposed acquisition to Dairy Crest.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics