Clive Sharpe, First Milk chairman commented:
"After total increases of 10ppl since last summer, it is disappointing to have to reduce our milk price. However, consistent with our business operating model, we will continue to pay a milk price that relates to our returns."
|milk pool||May price change (ppl)||May A price (ppl)|
|Midlands & East Wales||-0.10||26.15|
|Lake District||-0.35||26.76 *|
* Net of average transport adjustment
** Includes Tesco cheese group payment estimated at 0.65ppl for May