Isle of Man News - POSTED Mon 02-07-2012

Pinta price rise highlights difficulty for farmers

by Manx Radio

Pinta price rise highlights difficulty for farmers

The price of a pint of milk has gone up. But it's reflecting a 'break even at best' state for local dairy farmers.

On Sunday, the cost to the consumer increased from 57p to 60p a pint.

President of the Manx National Farmers Union, Ray Craine, says it's a difficult time for those in dairy farming.

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