RAPIDLY evolving markets, increasingly squeezed profit margins and the need for changing mindsets are three of the issues raised ahead of a series of seminars looking to develop the Australian Dairy Plan.
Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said the Milk Price Index was ineffective and has this week scrapped the platform.
Burra Foods has announced an opening farmgate milk price range of $6.40-$6.70 a kilogram milk solids.
Former Vic Premier John Brumby AO has been appointed Independent Chair of the Australian Dairy Plan, with national industry consultation to begin later this month.
THE Coalition has promised funding to research and develop contemporary trading options for the dairy sector, if re-elected,
JERSEY breeders from across Australia will meet in south-west Vic later this month for the three-day Jersey Australia conference.
Increasing a single line of milk products by 10c a litre barely makes a splash to the dairy industry a Bega Valley farmer says.
The Australian dairy industry is looking for commitments from both sides of politics in the forthcoming federal election that will help produce prosperity for the industry.