Boost for dairy industry

The dairy industry has been campaigning for better prices for its milk production and starting this month, a cheese production company will pay farmers an additional 1p per litre.

Full Report: Boost for dairy industry

There has been good news for some of our region's dairy farmers this week, as the industry has received a economic boost.

The industry has long campaigned for better prices for its milk production and starting this month, a cheese production company will pay farmers an additional 1p per litre.

Two more companies, including one with a base in Cumbria, will follow suit next month - a move welcomed by local farmers.

Watch the full report from Fiona Marley Paterson below.

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