Milk price protests are set to continue

Riley, Jonathan
November 2003
Farmers Weekly;11/28/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 22, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the protests conducted by dairy farmers in the Republic of Ireland over the low milk prices offered in retail stores. Price of milk at Dunnes Stores; Accusation of the Irish Farmers' Association against retailers; Details on the trolley strike staged by farmers in Ireland.


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