MG management in question

A milk price cut in the 11th hour of the financial year has infuriated Murray Goulburn (MG) suppliers and made them question its management.
A milk price cut in the 11th hour of the financial year has infuriated Murray Goulburn (MG) suppliers and made them question its management.
Share market investors own just 40 per cent of the Murray Goulburn (MG) co-operative, but they could - indirectly - dictate some unpalatable decisions for the farmer-run business in the year ahead, including valuable asset sales.
11 May 16 Share market investors own just 40 per cent of the Murray Goulburn (MG) co-operative, but they could - indirectly - dictate some unpalatable decisions for the farmer-run business in the...
Dairyfarmers are furious with some claiming some processors’ unprofessional and unfair decisions have left them tens and in some cases hundreds of thousands of dollars in the red.
11 May 16 Dairyfarmers are furious with some claiming some processors’ unprofessional and unfair decisions have left them tens and in some cases hundreds of thousands of dollars in the red.
Fonterra's late-season milk price cut is salt in the wound of south-west Victorian farmers already struggling in a dry season.
11 May 16  2 Fonterra's late-season milk price cut is salt in the wound of south-west Victorian farmers already struggling in a dry season.
The United Dairyfarmers of Victoria is calling on processors to end the pricing uncertainty they’ve created for dairyfarmers.
09 May 16 The United Dairyfarmers of Victoria is calling on processors to end the pricing uncertainty they’ve created for dairyfarmers.
AN Australian-led visionary agribusiness outfit is showing the best way to capitalise on the enormous potential of consumer demand for fresh dairy in China is to pack your bags.
09 May 16 AN Australian-led visionary agribusiness outfit is showing the best way to capitalise on the enormous potential of consumer demand for fresh dairy in China is to pack your bags.
The Victorian Government has set up a taskforce, to help dairyfarmers through what Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford says is a “significant shift in the market.”
06 May 16  2 The Victorian Government has set up a taskforce, to help dairyfarmers through what Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford says is a “significant shift in the market.”
Fonterra Australia has today revised its farmgate milk price, meaning that the full 2015/16 season price will be reduced from A$5.60 per kilogram of milk solids to A$5 per kgMS.
It has also announced the Fonterra Australia Support Loan, which offers a loan of up to 60c per kgMS.
05 May 16 Fonterra Australia has today revised its farmgate milk price, meaning that the full 2015/16 season price will be reduced from A$5.60 per kilogram of milk solids to A$5 per kgMS. It has...
Korumburra, Vic, dairy processor Burra Foods chief executive Grant Crothers says he is confident the Foreign Investment Board will approve the sale of nearly 80 per cent of the business to a Chinese investor.
04 May 16 Korumburra, Vic, dairy processor Burra Foods chief executive Grant Crothers says he is confident the Foreign Investment Board will approve the sale of nearly 80 per cent of the business...
The sobering reality of  an 18-month global dairy price slump and recent strength in the Australian exchange rate is set to be felt for the next three years or more in the dairy industry.
04 May 16 The sobering reality of an 18-month global dairy price slump and recent strength in the Australian exchange rate is set to be felt for the next three years or more in the dairy industry.
THE DECLINE in fortunes of Australia’s dairyfarmers is likely to have spin-off effects for grain producers, with the president of the United Dairyfarrmers of Victoria (UDV) saying dairy producers will be looking to rein in costs wherever possible, including grain purchases.
04 May 16 THE DECLINE in fortunes of Australia’s dairyfarmers is likely to have spin-off effects for grain producers, with the president of the United Dairyfarrmers of Victoria (UDV) saying dairy...
Murray Goulburn’s board is coming under increased pressure this week over its big cut to its milk price with board chairman Philip Tracy facing a blocked bid of no confidence at a Heywood suppliers meeting.
04 May 16 Murray Goulburn’s board is coming under increased pressure this week over its big cut to its milk price with board chairman Philip Tracy facing a blocked bid of no confidence at a...
THE state government has convened a meeting of dairy industry leaders tomorrow (Thursday) to discuss Murray Goulburn's shock decision to cut its farmgate milk price.
04 May 16 THE state government has convened a meeting of dairy industry leaders tomorrow (Thursday) to discuss Murray Goulburn's shock decision to cut its farmgate milk price.
Although the GlobalDairyTrade price index fell 1.4 per cent at last night's auction, the price for New Zealand's key product, whole milk powder (WMP), rose 0.7 per cent.
04 May 16 Although the GlobalDairyTrade price index fell 1.4 per cent at last night's auction, the price for New Zealand's key product, whole milk powder (WMP), rose 0.7 per cent.
Korumburra based dairy processor Burra Foods has announced a Chinese investor is to take a majority shareholding in the company, subject to Foreign Investment Review Board approval.
04 May 16 Korumburra based dairy processor Burra Foods has announced a Chinese investor is to take a majority shareholding in the company, subject to Foreign Investment Review Board approval.
The fallout from the Murray Goulburn price debacle continues with two directors announcing their resignations.
04 May 16 The fallout from the Murray Goulburn price debacle continues with two directors announcing their resignations.
Confined spaces on a dairy farm can be dangerous - their hazards are usually hidden and can cause serious injury or death without warning.
04 May 16 Confined spaces on a dairy farm can be dangerous - their hazards are usually hidden and can cause serious injury or death without warning.
BAROSSA Valley dairyfarmer Jeff Kernich has been involved in Dairy Australia's Cows Create Careers (CCC) since it was introduced to South Australia in 2008.
03 May 16 BAROSSA Valley dairyfarmer Jeff Kernich has been involved in Dairy Australia's Cows Create Careers (CCC) since it was introduced to South Australia in 2008.
Dairyfarmers in Australia are no strangers to having watch where every penny goes.
03 May 16 Dairyfarmers in Australia are no strangers to having watch where every penny goes.
ANGER is mounting over Murray Goulburn’s (MG) decision to cut its milk price by up to 15 per cent that will mean many dairyfarmers have worked for nothing this financial year.
02 May 16 ANGER is mounting over Murray Goulburn’s (MG) decision to cut its milk price by up to 15 per cent that will mean many dairyfarmers have worked for nothing this financial year.
Victorian South West Coast MP Roma Britnell has called for resignations from the Murray Goulburn (MG) board over the cooperative’s big milk price cut that has outraged hundreds of MG suppliers.
02 May 16 Victorian South West Coast MP Roma Britnell has called for resignations from the Murray Goulburn (MG) board over the cooperative’s big milk price cut that has outraged hundreds of MG...
Northern Victorian dairy farmer Andrew Leahy's first reaction was anger when the nation's biggest milk processor Murray Goulburn slashed the long-held milk price it planned to pay to farmers by up to 15 per cent.
02 May 16 Northern Victorian dairy farmer Andrew Leahy's first reaction was anger when the nation's biggest milk processor Murray Goulburn slashed the long-held milk price it planned to pay to...
In response to ongoing tough seasonal conditions and price cut by Murray Goulburn, Dairy Australia will move to increase its support for dairyfarmers by accelerating the rollout of its ‘Tactics for Tight Times’ program in affected regions.
29 Apr 16 In response to ongoing tough seasonal conditions and price cut by Murray Goulburn, Dairy Australia will move to increase its support for dairyfarmers by accelerating the rollout of its...
TRAGOWEL, Vic, dairyfarmer, Mick Shepard, Silverholme, has been given an interesting nickname by wife, Cath.
29 Apr 16 TRAGOWEL, Vic, dairyfarmer, Mick Shepard, Silverholme, has been given an interesting nickname by wife, Cath.
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Australian dairyfarmers are missing out on the opportunity for more profit by not better managing their home-grown feedbase, according to Gardiner Dairy Foundation chair Dr Bruce Kefford.
24 Mar 17 Australian dairyfarmers are missing out on the opportunity for more profit by not better managing their home-grown...
Rick Blackshaw was rightly proud of his oats crop, as he let his dairy herd into the paddock for their first grazing at the end of April last year. 
27 Feb 17 Rick Blackshaw was rightly proud of his oats crop, as he let his dairy herd into the paddock for their first grazing...
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