Increased numbers of dairy stock coming to the fore
Continued drought and low grass growth have resulted in some highly stocked dairy farmers offloading surplus stock in a bid to lower grass demand.
Batch AI crushes covered in TAMS II
The special crushes, designed to make the AI service quicker and easier on dairy farms were included in TAMS II recently.
Sudden drop in SMP sales from intervention
It may have to do with the summer break, but demand for skimmed milk powder (SMP) released out of the EU's intervention stocks fell significantly in this week's tender.