Big jump in dairy prices

The 4.9 per cent jump in dairy values at the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction is the biggest shift in price movement since August last year.
The 4.9 per cent jump in dairy values at the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction is the biggest shift in price movement since August last year.
With a few taps on the keyboard and some clicks of the mouse, Australian dairyfarmers can contribute to research to improve animal health and biosecurity.
12 Jan 18 With a few taps on the keyboard and some clicks of the mouse, Australian dairyfarmers can contribute to research to improve animal health and biosecurity.
Beleaguered dairy processor Murray Goulburn is blaming administrative errors for the rejection of shipments of its milk and infant formula in China last year, dismissing suggestions it was being punished for bypassing Chinese bidders in favour of a $1.3 billion takeover offer by Canadian giant Saputo.
12 Jan 18 Beleaguered dairy processor Murray Goulburn is blaming administrative errors for the rejection of shipments of its milk and infant formula in China last year, dismissing suggestions it...
Alice O’Rourke grew up in the suburbs but she has always dreamed of having a farmer’s life.
11 Jan 18 Alice O’Rourke grew up in the suburbs but she has always dreamed of having a farmer’s life.
South-west Victorian dairyfarmers are more optimistic about the dairy industry’s future after enduring tough times, the new federal agriculture minister David Littleproud says.
11 Jan 18 South-west Victorian dairyfarmers are more optimistic about the dairy industry’s future after enduring tough times, the new federal agriculture minister David Littleproud says.
NORTH-EASTERN Victorian King Valley Dairy starts the New Year in good shape with strong demand for butter nationwide and new projects in the pipeline.
10 Jan 18 NORTH-EASTERN Victorian King Valley Dairy starts the New Year in good shape with strong demand for butter nationwide and new projects in the pipeline.
Australian dairy farmers have been warned prices are on their way down amid a rising tide of world milk supply.
05 Jan 18 Australian dairy farmers have been warned prices are on their way down amid a rising tide of world milk supply.
A dairy industry leader has called for an increase in classification options for farm buildings, because structures for farm use of a certain size are being classified as industrial factories.
04 Jan 18  1 A dairy industry leader has called for an increase in classification options for farm buildings, because structures for farm use of a certain size are being classified as industrial...
“I used to take The Land in to read at training and I remember Nathan Cayless at the Eels asking me what loo-churn (lucerne) and hee-fas (heifers) were.”
03 Jan 18 “I used to take The Land in to read at training and I remember Nathan Cayless at the Eels asking me what loo-churn (lucerne) and hee-fas (heifers) were.”
Dairy farmers can now add breeding to their toolbox of ways to help cows handle the heat.
29 Dec 17 Dairy farmers can now add breeding to their toolbox of ways to help cows handle the heat.
Getting his teeth into Toothdale paddocks a smart move.
28 Dec 17 Getting his teeth into Toothdale paddocks a smart move.
An unexpected drop in global dairy market something for Australia to note.
27 Dec 17 An unexpected drop in global dairy market something for Australia to note.
Livestock exporters support statutory dairy export charge
26 Dec 17 Livestock exporters support statutory dairy export charge
Camels appear set to provide the basis of an exciting new dairy industry in Australia.
24 Dec 17 Camels appear set to provide the basis of an exciting new dairy industry in Australia.
Farm fresh milk has hit Central Queensland shelves. Meet the dairy farmers making it happen.
23 Dec 17 Farm fresh milk has hit Central Queensland shelves. Meet the dairy farmers making it happen.
The Kiewa Valley's Mountain Milk co-op will initially supply 20m litres a year to Freedom Foods' UHT plant
22 Dec 17 The Kiewa Valley's Mountain Milk co-op will initially supply 20m litres a year to Freedom Foods' UHT plant
Bega Cheese has secured more than 93 per cent of shares in Peanut Company of Australia at Kingaroy in Queensland.
21 Dec 17 Bega Cheese has secured more than 93 per cent of shares in Peanut Company of Australia at Kingaroy in Queensland.
It's been an Orange institution for 70 years.
19 Dec 17 It's been an Orange institution for 70 years.
Murray Goulburn's penalty for behaviour prior to last year's dramatic 40 per cent profit downgrade has been confirmed
18 Dec 17 Murray Goulburn's penalty for behaviour prior to last year's dramatic 40 per cent profit downgrade has been confirmed
Tasmanian bred cow Fairvale Morty Lady 51 has received the highest classification for Holstein Friesans in Australia: EX97-5E.
13 Dec 17 Tasmanian bred cow Fairvale Morty Lady 51 has received the highest classification for Holstein Friesans in Australia: EX97-5E.
Kiewa Valley farmers plan to have Mountain Milk Cooperative milk on shelves within months
11 Dec 17 Kiewa Valley farmers plan to have Mountain Milk Cooperative milk on shelves within months
Ongoing work on nitrogen management in dairy is challenging long-held beliefs about what makes good farming sense.
10 Dec 17 Ongoing work on nitrogen management in dairy is challenging long-held beliefs about what makes good farming sense.
From 'worst cow' to best performer thanks to robotic data collection.
09 Dec 17 From 'worst cow' to best performer thanks to robotic data collection.
A2 Milk and Lion will not disclose details, but have agreed to halt court action sparked by Lion's promotion of A2 protein in its standard milk lines
08 Dec 17 A2 Milk and Lion will not disclose details, but have agreed to halt court action sparked by Lion's promotion of A2 protein in its standard milk lines
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Reconfiguring their farm into a higher producing pasture-based system has been behind the earthworks and irrigation installation undertaken by Stephen and Jess Knight, Stratford, in Victoria. 
16 Jan 18 Reconfiguring their farm into a higher producing pasture-based system has been behind the earthworks and irrigation...
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...
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Read the building regulations, there has been changes for farm buildings. None of this is
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Attention Consumers: The Gold Coast franchisees selling you milk are also charging GST. WTF you
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Hi, I am wondering if Bega has anything to do with dressings? Kraft miracle whip has gone from
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...
Monopoly market may confront cropping sector under mega-merger proposal.22 Sep 16 Monopoly market may confront cropping sector under mega-merger proposal.
Australian farm chemical manufacturer Nufarm has repaired its balance sheet and is now hunting for acquisition opportunities.25 Sep 16 Australian farm chemical manufacturer Nufarm has repaired its balance sheet and is now hunting for acquisition...