South African dairy farm embarks on extensive modernisation plan despite political uncertainties and lower milk prices.
The Australian Dairy Plan will set path for industry for next five years and everything is up for consideration, including dismantling key dairy organisations.
Changes to the WAFarmers constitution approved by members at the March annual general meeting which elected president Rhys Turton and vice president Steve McGuire as part of moves to streamline the organisation, also apply to the commodity sections.
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.
IF you are thinking about a dairy career or keen to develop your existing skills, Western Dairy's Trainee Program in conjunction with South Regional TAFE, could be for you.
Increasing a single line of milk products by 10c a litre barely makes a splash to the dairy industry a Bega Valley farmer says.