MG board under pressure

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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Slater and Gordon has announced it is investigating a potential investor class action against Australia’s largest milk supplier, Murray Goulburn Co-operative (MGC), and its subsidiary MG Responsible Entity Limited.
29 Apr 16 Slater and Gordon has announced it is investigating a potential investor class action against Australia’s largest milk supplier, Murray Goulburn Co-operative (MGC), and its subsidiary MG...
Murray Goulburn's senior executives – including outgoing chief Gary Helou – were paid short-term incentives to keep the milk price high.
29 Apr 16 Murray Goulburn's senior executives – including outgoing chief Gary Helou – were paid short-term incentives to keep the milk price high.
Under a new Federal Government Program, farmers will be empowered to improve their bargaining position in the market place by adopting innovative business models.
28 Apr 16 Under a new Federal Government Program, farmers will be empowered to improve their bargaining position in the market place by adopting innovative business models.
The details of how Murray Goulburn's pricing scheme for the next three years to recoup the step-down payment for this season are yet to be finalised, according to a company spokesman.
28 Apr 16 The details of how Murray Goulburn's pricing scheme for the next three years to recoup the step-down payment for this season are yet to be finalised, according to a company spokesman. | MG steps down, Helou resigns  | Farmers angry at MG price cut 
Dairy farmers fear the profit downgrade from Murray Goulburn will lead to widespread cuts to the price they are paid for their milk, even if they don't supply Australia's biggest processor.
27 Apr 16 Dairy farmers fear the profit downgrade from Murray Goulburn will lead to widespread cuts to the price they are paid for their milk, even if they don't supply Australia's biggest...
Dairyfarmers have reacted angrily to Murray Goulburn's price step down announced today.
27 Apr 16 Dairyfarmers have reacted angrily to Murray Goulburn's price step down announced today.
Murray Goulburn managing director Gary Helou will step down from his role after the dairy co-operative slashed its farmgate milk price to $4.75-$5 a kilogram milk solids.
27 Apr 16 Murray Goulburn managing director Gary Helou will step down from his role after the dairy co-operative slashed its farmgate milk price to $4.75-$5 a kilogram milk solids.
DANONE-Murray Goulburn’s drive to expand its national yoghurt range was a tick of approval for the North East dairy industry, the Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan said.
27 Apr 16 DANONE-Murray Goulburn’s drive to expand its national yoghurt range was a tick of approval for the North East dairy industry, the Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan said.
Signs are emerging that European Union milk production growth is finally slowing, indicating the recent post-quota surge in production is a “one-off adjustment rather than an opening of the floodgates”, according to a visiting expert on the European dairy sector.
27 Apr 16 Signs are emerging that European Union milk production growth is finally slowing, indicating the recent post-quota surge in production is a “one-off adjustment rather than an opening of...
Daypart targeting, in which brands pitch products for consumption at particular times of the day, and high-protein products are two of the key trends currently making a major impact on the dairy sector, according to a recent report by Canadean.
27 Apr 16 Daypart targeting, in which brands pitch products for consumption at particular times of the day, and high-protein products are two of the key trends currently making a major impact on...
WARRNAMBOOL Cheese and Butter (WCB) is inviting Year 10 and 11 students to apply to take part in a six-day program designed to showcase the wide range of careers in the dairy industry.
26 Apr 16 WARRNAMBOOL Cheese and Butter (WCB) is inviting Year 10 and 11 students to apply to take part in a six-day program designed to showcase the wide range of careers in the dairy industry.
FARMING representatives say a pivotal meeting of senior water ministers has progressed practical changes to the Murray Darling Basin Plan by increasing the pragmatic flexibility of environmental water recovery targets, to avoid damaging agricultural production.
26 Apr 16 FARMING representatives say a pivotal meeting of senior water ministers has progressed practical changes to the Murray Darling Basin Plan by increasing the pragmatic flexibility of...
Northern Victorian farming men and women are being provided a unique opportunity to participate in the award-winning Sustainable Farm FamiliesTM (SFF) program, which focuses on the health, wellbeing and safety of farmers and their families.
26 Apr 16 Northern Victorian farming men and women are being provided a unique opportunity to participate in the award-winning Sustainable Farm FamiliesTM (SFF) program, which focuses on the...
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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.
1:03 PM 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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A New Zealand dairy farm and a milking contractor have been fined $29,000 each for letting dairy effluent accumulate on a paddock, which risked contaminating groundwater.
14 Mar 17 A New Zealand dairy farm and a milking contractor have been fined $29,000 each for letting dairy effluent accumulate...
DAIRYING in the subtropics at Dobies Bight, NSW, Wayne and Paul Clarke know too well the importance of keeping cows comfortable in hot and humid weather.

06 Jan 17 DAIRYING in the subtropics at Dobies Bight, NSW, Wayne and Paul Clarke know too well the importance of keeping cows...
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...