Many farmers keep animals in summer camps, and many do so in winter. Exercise for cows. Fresh air. Reduced care costs? Is it really that…
Despite the decrease in prices for milk raw materials in Europe, too much export supply for dairy products and weak demand on foreign markets, attractive…
45 operators of the Ukrainian market have the right to export dairy products. Of them, 19 received such an opportunity in 2022, and 5 this year.
Today, the Russian Federation launched 23 missiles at Ukraine. One of the rockets hit a nine-story residential building in Uman, Cherkasy region, brutally killing civilians while they slept peacefully and bringing death and destruction hundreds of miles from any active front line.
According to the State Emergency Service, a third of the territory of Ukraine remains contaminated with explosive objects, including agricultural land. According to preliminary forecasts, in 2023, the area sown under agricultural crops will decrease by 7 million hectares (before the war, 29 million hectares were sown) - that is, MILLIONS OF HECTARES WILL NOT BE SOWN due to mining.
Despite the challenges of the ongoing russian-Ukrainian war, domestic producers continue to work on the productivity of animals, the quality and safety of raw milk.
Dairy farms in the de-occupied and near-front areas without demining will NOT be able to prepare coarse fodder for livestock and will be forced to significantly reduce or completely CLOSE THE DAIRY DIRECTION.
Raw milk prices in Ukraine as of March 27 remained unchanged since the Association of Milk Producers conducted preliminary monitoring on March 13. But on the spot market, milk still became cheaper by 19 kopecks.
Despite the decrease in prices for milk raw materials in Europe, too much export supply for dairy products and weak demand on foreign markets, attractive niches for producers and exporters still remain in some countries.
Purchase prices for milk in the first decade of February showed a slight decrease. The reason for the decrease in all grades is the limited demand for dairy products on foreign markets, as well as certain circumstances on the Ukrainian market.