Murray Goulburn will cut 70 jobs across its Victorian factories. The cuts will affect employees at the dairy producers Koroit, Cobram, Maffra and Leongatha factories. Voluntary redundancies will be offered...

At a time when beef prices are at record-high levels and dairy producers remain under pressure, a war has blown up on what to do with ‘bobby calves’ born on dairy farms. Until now, the male calves...

A leadership change has been announced for New Zealand dairy giant, Fonterra. Director Michael Spaans will be stepping down effective immediately due to ill health. He has been replaced by Ian Farrely...

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...

Murray Goulburn is in the middle of an Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) trading halt as requested by the company itself. The halt is expected to last until Wednesday 27 April with Murray Goulburn saying...

Infant formula sales have grown by 30 per cent in the past year according to Dairy Australia’s new Situation and Outlook report released today.   The growth in formula sales is the highlight of...

New Zealand dairy Co-operative Fonterra has confirmed a total of 750 job losses to date as part of a business review.   The Co-operative had announced 523 job losses in July 2015 but have today revealed...

Productivity Commission calls for sellers of dairy products to share in on-farm investment Australia’s federal government Productivity Commission has found that on-farm investment was “crucial” to...

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...

Supermarket giant Woolworths this week announced plans to trial buying milk directly from dairy farmers in the Manning Valley in New South Wales. Woolworths says the trial of a direct relationship between...