May 18, 2016

In Germany Milk is Cheaper than Water

 |  By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Milk prices are falling around the world leaving farmers struggling to survive. That is no different for the 75,000 dairy farmers in Germany. The German website The Local reports that at many Aldi stores in Germany 1 liter of mineral water is more expensive than 1 liter of milk. According to the story, farmers are feeling those price cuts too, some receiving as little as 18 Eurocents per liter ($9/cwt).

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