Not only is Ukraine an important feed supplier for dairy farmers in the EU but Russia also stopped exporting fertilizers after the sanctions kicked in. Russia is an important supplier for chemical fertilizers. Rising wholesale prices have now prompted Aldi to announced sharp price rises for milk, butter, cheese and meat as well as other products as of 04 April as the German Press Agency (dpa) and local media report. Other discounters and supermarkets including Lidl, Edeka and Rewe will certainly follow.
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