Tuesday, January 31, 2023
New animal husbandry farm with cow milking parlour set up in Nigeria, Sokoto State
Nigeria's National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) has established an animal husbandry farm with a cow milking parlour on 100 hectares of land in the country's Sokoto State.
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Danone aims to cut its methane emissions from its milk by 30%
Danone aims to reduce methane emissions from its fresh milk supply chain by almost one-third over the next seven years, making them the first major food company to set goals in line with a commitment made by 150 nations to reduce emissions ...
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
Report by Ireland's Teagasc sees milk prices likely to drop by 15% in 2023
Ireland's Teagasc has forecast a drop in global milk prices and a hike in feed costs this year.
Friday, November 18, 2022
The Philippines and Alaska Milk Corporation sign MoU to increase milk output
The Philippines' Department of Agriculture and Alaska Milk Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to establish the Philippines-Netherlands Dairy Excellence Centre, which aims to increase milk output in the country, ABS- ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
German research finds cattle fed with hemp produced milk with THC
A new study from Germany has found that dairy cattle fed industrial hemp produced milk with detectable levels of the molecular compound THC, the main psychoactive compound in cannabis that produces the high sensation, which could affect the ...
Monday, November 14, 2022
Seoul Dairy Cooperative to increase prices of milk by 6.6% next week
Seoul Dairy Cooperative, the biggest milk producer in South Korea, will increase the prices of its Seoul Milk products by 6.6% starting from November 17, 2022 due to the rising prices of raw milk, Korea JoongAng Daily reported.
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
US consumers more inclined to get milk from cows responsibly treated with antibiotics, researchers found
US consumers would be willing to buy milk from cows which are only treated with antibiotics when medically necessary – as long as the price isn't much higher than conventional milk, according to researchers at the College of Veterinar ...
Saturday, November 5, 2022
Fonterra to pay US$16 million to settle class action lawsuit over milk payment cuts
Fonterra has agreed to pay AUD 25 million (~US$16 million; AUD 1 = US$0.64) to settle a class action lawsuit filed against the company by Australian dairy farmers over reduced milk payments in 2016, Stuff New Zealand reported.
Saturday, October 15, 2022
UK milk output up in September
Based on daily delivery data, UK milk deliveries are expected at 981 million litres, 0.6% higher compared to 2021’s 5-year low of 975 million litres and slightly down at 0.4% compared to the 5-year average for the month, the UK Agricu ...
Monday, October 10, 2022
Dairy cows in North America producing more milk with lower feed consumption, study states
North American dairy cows produce 6% more milk, consume 4% less feed and use 13% less land than they did in 2007, according to a new study from three lobbying groups.
Saturday, October 8, 2022
Milk from cows now more expensive than dairy alternatives in the UK
Cow's milk has become more expensive compared to dairy-free alternatives in the UK, due to the cost-of-living crisis there, Bloomberg reported.
Saturday, October 8, 2022
Yili-owned New Zealand's Westland Milk buys competitor Canary Foods
New Zealand's Westland Milk cooperative, owned by China's largest dairy company Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group (Yili), has purchased competitor Canary Foods for an undisclosed price, Just Food reported.
Thursday, September 29, 2022
IVF a new asset for boosting India's indigenous cattle population for milk output
The Pune Agricultural College in Pune, India has used IVF to successfully birth calves of the Sahiwal and Gir indigenous breeds that can be used to boost milk production for small farmers, Hindustan Times reported.
Thursday, September 15, 2022
With quirky name, Adopt A Cow serves pure milk to Chinese dairy market
Established in July 2014, Adopt A Cow entered China's milk market with pure milk and yogurt as its main products, and achieved an annual income of ¥2.5 billion (US$370.6 million).
Friday, September 9, 2022
Fonterra lifts 2023 earnings guidance and revises milk collections
Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited announced on September 9 it has revised its 2023 forecast earnings guidance to 45-60 cents per share, up from 30-45 cents per share. It has also revised its forecast milk collections for the 2022/23 seaso ...

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