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Reacting to the announcement by Lakeland and Glanbia that, while holding the base milk price, they would respectively eliminate and reduce the bonuses paid in April, IFA National Dairy Chairman Tom Phelan said farmers would be disappointed, now that markets had recovered to a point that comfortably supported the full April pay-out. He stressed, however, that the move by Lakeland would still leave its pay-out ahead of Glanbia’s.

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IFA National Dairy Chairman Tom Phelan has commended the Lakeland and Glanbia board members for finding a way to maintain the March milk payout,, thereby supporting farmers in these difficult times.

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Lakeland suppliers are very disappointed at the 1c/l increase for October milk decided by the Co-op last week, IFA National Dairy Committee Chairman Sean O’Leary has said.

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IFA President Joe Healy today said other co-ops must follow the lead of Lakeland and Glanbia, who have increased their August milk price by 1c/l and 2c/l respectively. He added that for some co-ops, including Kerry who did not increase their July milk price, and other co-ops at the low end of the Milk League, lifting the August milk price in a meaningful way would involve more than a 1c/l increase.

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IFA President Joe Healy today welcomed Lakeland Dairies’ decision to increase their July milk price by 1c/l, and he said he expects all co-ops to follow suit, in recognition of the growing recovery in dairy markets.

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