The dairy cattle farming industry should bounce back tin 2018 says market research firm IBISWorld. Following a year of low prices and depressed milk production, IBISWorld said conditions have begun to...

Fonterra has increased is 2016/17 forecasted farmgate milk price by 15 cents to $6.15 per kilogram of milk solid. Chairman of Fonterra, John Wilson, said the increase reflects the strong fundamentals supporting...

Murray Goulburn dairy co-operative will be shutting three plants and wiping framer’s debts in an effort to turn its business around. In an update to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), Murray Goulburn...

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...

With many Australian dairy farmers still struggling with low farmgate milk pricing some are starting to take matters into their own hands and are cutting out the middle man. Instead of selling their milk...

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...

Dairy producers may soon be able to improve the quality of their products, including extending product shelf-life, thanks to the work of a group of US scientists. Published in volume seven, issue four,...

Murray Goulburn dairy co-operative, owner of the Devondale brand, has achieved a net profit after tax of $40.6 million despite a tough year for the co-operative. The group achieved revenue of AUD $2.8...

Ryan’s IGA stores located across regional Victoria will now be stocking Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) brand, Sungold, as its main milk brand. General Manager of Ryan’s IGA stores, Ben Ryan, said...