The NFU says there were 19,000 dairy farms in England and Wales a decade ago. There are now 10,670 producers. 1,232 of those are based in the Midlands. The farming union is calling for urgent action to be taken over the cost of milk, to ensure farmers are paid more and can survive in the future.
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Frosty, icy start on Sunday with fog patches lingering. In fact the fog patches may be very slow to lift in Lincolnshire
Widespread frost and patchy fog overnight