FONTERRA will close its Dennington factory in western Victoria as it grapples with reduced milk supply.
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Australian dairy farmers are forming new ways to sell milk in the wake of the dairy crisis that ultimately saw the demise of the largest co-operative. These include collective bargaining groups, clubs and new farmer co-ops.
Norco dairy farmers explain why an increase in the farm gate milk price is essential for their survival.
Australia's three largest dairy processors are looking at their milk pricing systems as they seek to halt the slide in milk supply.