The Dairy Coalition has unveiled a 10-point plan that it said would help secure the long-term future of the British dairy industry. The plan was decided after a major meeting of the Coalition, and has been agreed to by all its members, including the NFU, NFU Cymru, NFU Scotland, FFA, TFA, WFU and the RABDF.
The plan aims at building a “fair and functioning marketplace”, and will focus on three key areas - exposing bad practices, redefining and empowering the farmers’ role in the supply chain, and ensuring the supply chain is transparent and fair. Part of the plan will now also involve promoting British cheese, including calls for own-label supermarket cheese to be British.
The points detailed under the