More FrieslandCampina dairy farms with cows in the meadows for fifth year in a row
This year, 248 member dairy farmers of FrieslandCampina choose to make a switch towards outdoor grazing, which means that they put their cows into the meadows to graze.
FrieslandCampina guaranteed price July 2019: 35.00 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price decreases by 0.75 euros compared to the guaranteed price of last month (35.75 euros). This includes a downward correction of 0.39 euros. The prices for raw milk paid by the reference companies are expected to fall slightly in July.
FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price July 2019: 45.50 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina biological guaranteed price decreased by 1.75 euros compared to the biological guaranteed price of last month (47.25 euros), including a downward correction of 1.74 euros due to overestimated organic farm milk prices from reference companies.
Growing number of farmers reaches high level of animal welfare, climate ánd nature
Since mid-December 2018, the moment that the first Campina milk and yoghurt cartons carrying the broad, independent 'On the way to PlanetProof' sustainability quality mark were introduced in the refrigerated section, the quality mark has been on the up and up within the dairy business.
Maritime biofuel-pilot a great success
The Mette Maersk container vessel, sailing on the 20% blend of biofuel, has returned safely to Rotterdam after a three- month roundtrip from Rotterdam to Shanghai.
Hans Stöcker reappointed to the board of FrieslandCampina
Hans Stöcker has been reappointed to the Board of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A. The Members Council of the dairy cooperative voted in favour of the reappointment at its meeting of 19 June 2019. The reappointment will take effect from 17 December 2019.
Bronze for Holland Master cheese
The Gouda Cheese Awards were presented on Thursday 6 June 2019. Our own cheese, Holland Master, received a bronze award in the category Gouda semi-matured cheese 48+.
FrieslandCampina celebrates World Milk Day
Today we celebrate World Milk Day at FrieslandCampina in The Netherlands! Our colleagues and member dairy farmers all over the world have sent in videos with their favourite dairy product. We would like to thank them for all the lovely movies. Check out the video and see how proud we are on our dairy products.
CEO Hein Schumacher signs call to EU Summit
On the eve of the ‘Future of Europe Summit’, which will take place at Sibiu (Romania) starting on 9 May 2019, CEOs of leading companies called out to the heads of state to endorse a strategy to achieve climate neutrality in 2050. Our CEO Hein Schumacher was one of the signatories. ‘It is our strategy to lead with sustainability’, says Hein Schumacher.