Legendary dairy vet Jakob Malmo has 'retired' at 80 to run two large dairy farms in the Macalister Irrigation District.
Brownes Dairy will replace their existing milk cartons with an Australian first - a carton package made entirely from plant-based, renewable materials.
Australian Dairy Farmers president Terry Richardson says he did not mean to offend irrigators in an opinion piece he penned for last week's Stock & Land.
WITH the Peel River near Tamworth, NSW, set to run dry below Dungowan in about five weeks, irrigators are wondering how groundwater supplies will pan out with a 'dead river'.
Rebecca and Glenn Casey work a 160-hour week between them but all that's about to change for the South Gippsland share farmers who have found a way to step into dairy farm ownership.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is seeking members for its new dairy consultative committee.
Fourth-generation Stanhope, Vic, dairy farmer Craig Emmett knows a lot about farming but a study tour to New Zealand proved there's still more to learn.