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This section delivers a variety of dairy industry data, analysis and information to inform dairy related businesses.

The challenges many dairy farmers face as a consequence of the current milk price and market volatility are of great concern. AHDB Dairy provides a range of tools and resources to help dairy farmers make informed business decisions during these challenging times #Decisions4Dairy. 
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Key statisticsValuePercentage ChangesNext update
(Week Commencing)
UK Monthly Farmgate Prices - Aug 2016 21.34ppl +2.7% (mom) 03/10/2016
Monthly Fuel Tracker - UK Red Diesel - Aug 2016 45.71ppl -2.9% (mom) 03/10/2016
AMPE - Aug 2016 26.0ppl +11.4% (mom) 26/09/2016
MCVE - Aug 2016 28.0ppl +19.0% (mom) 26/09/2016
Cream Income to a Liquid Processor - Aug 2016 8.60ppl +7.7% (mom) 26/09/2016
UK Cream Wholesale Price - Aug 2016 £1,470/tonne +7.3% (mom) 26/09/2016
UK Monthly Milk Production - Jul 2016 1,162m litres -8.3% (yoy) 26/09/2016
  • (mom) = month-on-month-comparison
  • (yoy) = year-on-year-comparison

Interactive milk price calculator

The AHDB Dairy Interactive Milk Price Calculator has been created as an online tool to assist farmers in achieving the best milk price possible. By inputting your own data it is possible to produce a calculation specific to your dairy farming business

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