There is an expectation that robotic dairy installations will increase in the next couple of years.
Craig and Sophie Bennett were making plans to leave the industry; today they have plans in place for a long-term future in dairying.
High pasture harvest is not enough for consistently high levels of profit - a high percentage of pasture in the diet is also required.
The GippsDairy Yanakie Focus Farm wrapped up in December - and demonstrated how planning can help farm families achieve business goals.
Keeping a regular close eye on costs has helped a young dairying couple in New Zealand succeed as sharemilkers and win a major award.
A Nuffield scholarship helped South Gippsland dairy farmer Graeme Nicoll build resilience into his dairy farm business.
Maddie Veneman and Anthony Scott have found a path to reducing stress and enjoying the good things about farming life after completing the Our Farm, Our Plan program.
Dairy Australia has released an online version of the Farm Fitness Checklist, a key resource from the Our Farm, Our Plan program.