Dairy farm income expected to be slashed
Poor conditions continue to hit dairy farmers hard, with the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences predicting average farm cash income nationally to almost halve.
A group of Queensland dairy farmers will travel to Brisbane to protest Coles’ ongoing refusal to stop selling dollar-per-litre milk.
A young Victorian woman whose passion for agriculture has seen her awarded scholarships and travel overseas was an inspiring after-dinner speaker at last week’s South Australian dairy conference.
Australia Dairy Farmers has unveiled a revised risk-profiling score to assess and manage the likelihood of bovine Johnes disease in dairy cattle.
The Federal Government is continuing to advance the mandatory dairy code of conduct following requests from key dairy farmer bodies last year.
The slowdown in global milk supply growth has “set the stage” for a recovery in milk prices for dairy producers around the globe, according to a visiting North American dairy expert. Out from Chicago as a keynote speaker at the recent Australian...
‘‘Fact is, farm production makes these communities strong and if we stop the farmers from getting the water to be able to access a future for themselves — well, God help Australia.’’
A NSW supermarket temporarily introduced milk rationing because of a shortage of supply from a local processor.
A Kyabram farmer will be one of the speakers at a state dairy conference in South Australia this week.
Dairy farmers planning to renovate perennial pastures this autumn have been encouraged to use Dairy Australia’s Forage Value Index to select the right rye-grass for their farm and ensure they are making the best decisions for the year ahead.
All remaining tariffs on dairy exports into Indonesia will eventually be scrapped as part of a new economic partnership agreement signed last week.
With the hot climatic conditions in Australian summers, heat stress can have varied effects on the milk production of lactating dairy cows.
A scientist with a plan to save dairy waste has won the top cash prize in a competition held as part of the inaugural evokeAG event in February.
Dairy services company Daviesway hosted a roadshow at Kyabram on March 6, which gave the 20 or so farmers in attendance a chance to update their knowledge on calf rearing and nutrition.
Police, CFA, Shepparton Search and Rescue and State Emergency Service personnel are on the scene of a truck rollover in Murchison. It is believed a truck rolled off the bridge as you enter the town and has landed in the Goulburn River below. The...
Ten months after launching with much fanfare, Oliver’s Real Food has suddenly closed.
Eagerly awaiting the keys to his new home, Shepparton’s Alex Newling, 20, could never have imagined he would be in the position he is today.