The changing price of Milk in the UK, and the proportion paid to the farmers, is shown in the chart below:
Prices shown are per Litre:
|Month||Retail average||Farmer gets||Farmers proportion|
Retail Prices per Litre are calculated from the standard 4 pint bottle, at 4 Imperial pints = 2.273 litres.
The above (at June 2010) shows that the farmers share is reducing gradually, from 45% in 2001 down to 36% by 2010.
June 2010 £1.51 for 4 pints
June 2011 £1.35 for 4 pints
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