Minister Killeen Reports On Current Milk Super Levy Situation

From: Dunphy PR
Published: Thu Aug 27 2009

Minister of State Killeen said that the rate of super levy for the 2009/10 period is EUR0.2783 per kilogram EUR0.286565 per litre).

The milk super-levy and milk quotas were introduced in 1984 marking the first major changes to the CAP since Ireland's entry to the EEC. Sheep and sucker cow numbers increased as a result.

Ireland’s milk quota position is published on the Department’s website ( under ‘Publications’, followed by the relevant year.


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