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UK Milk Statistics


29 February 2012

UK Milk Prices and Composition - Review of January 2012UK Milk Prices and Composition - Review of January 2012

In January 2012 the UK average farm gate price of milk (excluding bonuses) was 28.84 pence per litre, 3.06 pence per litre higher than in January 2011.
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In January 2012 the average butterfat content of UK milk was 4.14 per cent, compared with 4.03 per cent in January 2011.

In January 2012 the average protein content of UK milk was 3.28 per cent the same as in January 2011.

Section 1: UK farm gate milk price (pence per litre)

Table 1 shows average UK farm gate milk prices calculated from monthly surveys of milk purchasers conducted in England and Wales by Defra, in Scotland by RERAD and in Northern Ireland by DARD. These surveys together account for approximately 90 per cent of UK milk bought by milk purchasers this month.

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