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UK Milk Statistics

28 August 2014

UK Milk Prices and Composition of Milk – July 2014UK Milk Prices and Composition of Milk – July 2014

This release shows the latest information on average farm gate milk prices and the butterfat and protein content of UK produced milk.
UK Milk Statistics Reports

Key point

Very little movement on payments by dairies this month has resulted in a UK average farm gate milk price of 32p per litre (at current prices). This is a 0.2% (0.05p per litre) increase since last month, and a 1.3% increase on the July 2013 price.

Figure 1: United Kingdom farm gate milk price (pence per litre)

Composition of milk in the United Kingdom

Table 2 shows the average butterfat and protein content of milk. Butterfat content figures are sourced from published RPA figures and are presented here for reference only. Protein content figures are calculated from UK milk survey data.

August 2014

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