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Milk Report, is a print piece recording the hours and minutes Young spent breastfeeding during the first six-months after giving birth. This totalled 720 hours and 7 minutes.

This data is accompanied by a narrative text exploring the politics of care through the lense of breastfeeding.

Seeking full remuneration for the labour-intensive work undertaken, based on the 2019 National Living Wage of £8.21 per hour, an edition of 720 copies of Milk Report have been printed to be sold for £8.21 each. This will equate to a wage of £5916.95 once all of the Milk Reports are sold.

Milk Report was launched in May 2019 as part of Spike Open, each copy sold was served with a milk shake.

(2019 +)