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A portfolio of four large-scale dairy farms in north-west Tasmania that supply milk to Murray Goulburn has been listed for sale with price expectations around $30 million.

Tasmanian dairies that supply Murray Goulburn up for sale  

A portfolio of four large-scale dairy farms in north-west Tasmania that supply milk to Murray Goulburn has been listed for sale with
Australia's biggest agricultural lender National Australia Bank and peer ANZ have reduced their impaired Australian farming loans to just over $500 million. 09 Nov 17 Australia's biggest agricultural lender National Australia Bank and peer ANZ have reduced their impaired Australian...
COOPERATIVES including farmer-owned entities that drive agricultural production are set to benefit from upcoming reforms mooted by the federal government, with the prime measure being methods to enhance access to capital. 09 Nov 17 COOPERATIVES including farmer-owned entities that drive agricultural production are set to benefit from upcoming...
Outgoing Wesfarmers Managing Director Richard Goyder fires parting warning shot at the federal government. 06 Nov 17 Outgoing Wesfarmers Managing Director Richard Goyder fires parting warning shot at the federal government.
Outgoing Wesfarmers Managing Director Richard Goyder fires parting warning shot at the federal government.06 Nov 17 Outgoing Wesfarmers Managing Director Richard Goyder fires parting warning shot at the federal government.
The Scenic Rim farmer had enough of high milk demands and the fight against $1 per litre milk.03 Nov 17 The Scenic Rim farmer had enough of high milk demands and the fight against $1 per litre milk.
PLENTY a dairy farmer talks to the cows but avant-garde research being run by a young scientist with a passion for animal welfare could well give meaning to bovine responses.13 Nov 17 PLENTY a dairy farmer talks to the cows but avant-garde research being run by a young scientist with a passion for...
Business management and helping farmers make better use of the information available are major challenges facing the dairy industry, according to the outgoing chief executive of the Gardiner Dairy Foundation Mary Harney.
21 Sep 17 Business management and helping farmers make better use of the information available are major challenges facing the...
TWO of Dairy Australia's most popular publications - InCalf and Rearing Healthy Calves - have been updated with the latest technical and scientific information.
09 Oct 17 TWO of Dairy Australia's most popular publications - InCalf and Rearing Healthy Calves - have been updated with the...
Twenty-three-year-old Michaela Thompson of Rochester, Victoria, has been awarded the coveted Dairy Youth Travel Scholarship at the 2017 Royal Melbourne Show.
03 Oct 17 Twenty-three-year-old Michaela Thompson of Rochester, Victoria, has been awarded the coveted Dairy Youth Travel...
Dairyfarmers are reminded that chemicals used on farms, including those used to clean and sanitise the plant and milk vats, must be registered with the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA).
20 Sep 17 Dairyfarmers are reminded that chemicals used on farms, including those used to clean and sanitise the plant and...
When Victorian dairyfarmer Lauren Finger's father said he had an idea, little did she know how much of an impact his invention would improve her on-farm productivity and safety.
05 Sep 17 When Victorian dairyfarmer Lauren Finger's father said he had an idea, little did she know how much of an impact his...
Sorghum and maize can each play a part in providing home-grown feed on dairy farms but farmers need to carefully prepare and follow a plan to obtain the most value from these crops.16 Oct 17 Sorghum and maize can each play a part in providing home-grown feed on dairy farms but farmers need to carefully...
Several new additions to the baled silage marketplace will reduce bale spoilage and the number of decomposing bales that can leak effluent into the soil and water tables close to the ground surface. 
27 Sep 17 Several new additions to the baled silage marketplace will reduce bale spoilage and the number of decomposing bales...