FrieslandCampina: yearly 24 million euros extra to farmers for sustainability
The coming years, FrieslandCampina makes an annual amount of 24 million euros available to further stimulate sustainable development on the farm. The higher member dairy farmers score within the quality and sustainability programme Foqus planet, the higher the financial contribution they receive. This extra investment is in line with the strategy to lead with sustainability and to offer the best nutrition with minimal environmental impact.
FrieslandCampina guaranteed price January 2020: 35.75 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price falls by 0.66 euros compared to the guaranteed price of the previous month (36.41 euros).
FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price January 2020: 48.50 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price rises by 2.76 euros compared to last month's organic guaranteed price (45.74 euros).
More FrieslandCampina dairy farms let cows graze in the meadow
The number of dairy farmers letting their cows out into the meadows has grown for the fifth year in a row. By now, 83 percent of the member dairy farmers of FrieslandCampina in the Netherlands applies some form of outdoor grazing.
FrieslandCampina updates calculation of guaranteed price
Following the three-yearly evaluation of the milk price regulations, the Members’ Council of FrieslandCampina has agreed with updating the calculation of the guaranteed price by a small majority. This means that FrieslandCampina will no longer take into account a number of deductions and premiums that reference companies pay when calculating its guaranteed price*) as from the beginning of the year 2020.
Study: fertiliser products from animal manure can replace traditional fertiliser
The European Joint Research Centre (JRC) has presented the results of the two-year SAFEMANURE study. The results of this study provide criteria which recycled fertilisers should comply with in order to be able to replace traditional fertiliser.
Trade Delegation and Prime Minister Rutte visit Nigeria
This week, eight Dutch companies, including FrieslandCampina, will be travelling with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, to Nigeria. The aim of this visit is to strengthen trade and economic cooperation as well as address opportunities and bottlenecks.
FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price December 2019: 45.74 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price falls by 1.26 euro compared to the organic guaranteed price of the previous month (47.00 euro).
FrieslandCampina guaranteed price December 2019: 36.41 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price rises by 0.91 euro compared to the guaranteed price of the previous month (35.50 euro).
FrieslandCampina sells majority stake in CSK
Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. sells its majority shareholding of 82.3 percent in provider Royal CSK Food Enrichment C.V. (“CSK”) to the Royal DSM N.V., a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. The other shareholders are also selling their shares to DSM.