The Cheese Company won 15 awards at the Royal Bath and West Show last week, including eight for its Taw Valley Creamery, two for its Lockerbie Creamery and a further five for Reece's Creamery. Wyke Farms won the People's Choice trophy, voted for by the public.
DFB lifts price
Dairy Farmers of Britain has increased the price it pays its farmers by 0.5ppl for milk delivered in June. DFB farmers on the Tesco milk contract will now receive 28.5ppl.
Glass of milk time
The favourite time of day to drink a glass of milk for the British is 8.24am, according to a YouGov poll for the The Dairy Council to celebrate World Milk Day this week.