US grocery giant Walmart is opening its own dairy processing plant supplying milk to 500 stores, and perhaps modelling a next-step pathway for Australian supermarkets. Walmart will take milk at the Indiana...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is hosting a series of forums for dairy farmers as part of its Dairy Inquiry. The forums seek to uncover farmer concerns over competition and fair...

Katter’s Australian Party MP, Shane Knuth, is pushing for ‘fair milk’ logos to be placed on Queensland sold milk produced from farmers who have received a sustainable price. Late last week MP Knuth...

Key players within the Australian dairy industry have agreed to a new voluntary code of conduct. Australian Dairy Farmers (ADF), state dairy farming groups and dairy processors have agreed to follow a...

Deputy Prime Minster Barnaby Joyce has this week announced a $550 million support package for Australian dairy farmers in hopes of saving their farms after a sudden crash in milk returns to farmers in...

The traditionally low-cost pasture-based dairying regions, such as Australia, have lost their cost advantage as input prices have risen, and now compete on the global market with a similar cost of production...

Supermarket group Woolworths has launched its Farmers’ Own brand in some of its stores on the north coast of New South Wales, with the aim to range it across the entire State in the coming months. The...

The national services body for the Australian dairy industry, Dairy Australia, has received a AU$1 million Federal Government grant to be spent on assessing energy efficiency on dairy farms across the...

An expected rise in prosperity, purchasing power and desire for packaged liquid dairy products among  low-income consumers in developing countries is the Australian dairy industry’s next big growth...

The 13th annual Australian Grand Dairy Awards (AGDA), celebrating Dairy Industry excellence, were announced last week. The AGDA awards, which cover 19 categories, awarded a Champion in each category....