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Arla Foods amba maintains its milk price for May


Arla is holding its conventional milk price for May at 27.43 pence for its manufacturing litre. Commenting on Arla’s decision to hold its price, Arla Foods amba board director, Johnnie Russell, said:  “Commodity markets and prices remain stable and we have seen some strengthening in recent days as milk production volumes remain low, due to the recent adverse weather conditions.“ Manufacturing price based on every other day collection, top quality,…


Arla Foods amba increases its April milk price


Arla’s price for conventional milk will increase by 0.32 pence per litre from 1 April, as a result of the last quarter’s average exchange rate being introduced into the cooperative’s currency smoothing mechanism, taking the manufacturing litre to 27.43 pence.  Commenting on the markets, Arla Foods amba board director, Johnnie Russell, said:  “Commodity market prices have stabilised over the last few weeks, however protein prices remain at record low values. …


Arthur Fearnall appointed to the Arla Foods amba board


Arthur Fearnall has been appointed to the Arla Foods amba board, with immediate effect. The appointment was made during an extraordinary meeting of the UK Area Forum, which comprises 94 British elected representatives. Arthur will join Johnnie Russell as the two UK Board of Directors who represent the interests of UK members on the 15 strong farmer board, in overseeing the management of the Arla Foods amba cooperative. Johnnie Russell…


Arla Foods scoops hat trick winning third consecutive ‘Product of the Year’ award


Arla Organic Free Range Milk voted winner in Dairy & Free From Drinks category Arla Foods has been voted ‘Product of the Year’ for the third consecutive year, winning the 2018 accolade for its Free Range Organic Milk in the Dairy & Free From Drinks category. Voted for by more than 11,000 consumers, Product of the Year recognises the best new innovations in over 40 categories and is the largest…


Arla Foods amba decreases its February milk price


Arla’s price for conventional milk will reduce by 1.73 pence for the manufacturing litre, taking it to 29.27 pence from 1 February 2018.  Commenting on the decision to reduce the price, Arla Foods amba board director, Johnnie Russell, said:  “The recent dramatic falls in European commodity markets have continued into the new year.  This has been particularly felt in fat-based products where we have seen falls in commodity market butter…