What is the relative importance of quota elimination and high milk prices in 2014 to the growth of EU milk production in 2015?
Environmental assessment of new Irish agri-food expansion strategy side-steps the vital questions.
The EU dairy market is now recovering from the severe drop in milk prices in 2009. Perhaps the clearest sign of this recovery is the setting of export refunds on dairy products to zero since mid-November, as world market prices for dairy products have strengthened in recent months. It is thus an opportune time to [...]