Judging for the 2019 Jersey Australia/Semex Great Southern and Great Northern Challenges will start on November 17.
Dairy farmers this month have a last chance to comment on an industry code of conduct due to become law in January and also to comment to another Senate committee inquiry looking at possible reintroduction of a milk floor price as part of a wider review.
Drought-driven high stockfeed prices could be costing Western Australian dairy farmers between three and four cents per litre more of their farmgate milk price margin this season than in previous seasons.
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.
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.