Does the mandatory dairy code of conduct meet expectations?
ATTRACTING new investment and new entrants into the dairy industry and improved farm business management skills have been identified as two of the priorities for the dairy industry as part of its Australian Dairy Plan.
One Nation senator Pauline Hanson will investigate who wrote the exposure draft of the mandatory dairy code after it was met with confusion, disappointment and exasperation from farm advocates, and at least one Nationals MP.
THE SA Dairyfarmers' Association welcomes the release of the Exposure Draft of the Dairy Industry (Mandatory) Code being circulated by the federal government.
Over three weeks b-double trucks will deliver over 100 tonnes of hay to strugglings farmers as the result of a partnership between Rotary and Real Dairy Australia.
The views of farmers are too often ignored but they will become more important as the world meets the challenge of feeding a growing population says Benjamin Vagg.