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Tuesday 6 December 2016

ICMSA say co-ops must reflect market growth in better prices 

Kevin O'Sullivan, Teagasc advisor Based on the latest 6.6% increase in the GDT (Global Dairy Trade) auctions and the milk prices being quoted on European spot markets, there is growing evidence to suggest that the lift currently underway in dairy markets will continue, according to Gerald Quain Chairperson of ICMSA's Dairy Committee, who continued to say that these increases must be reflected "at the first opportunity" in the prices paid to farmers - most specifically by those Co-ops currently...

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