Data from an automatic milking system plays a key role in decision making on a Numbaa, NSW, dairy farm.
Facing another year of a depressed milk price, Tamworth, NSW, Jersey farmers Todd and Sarah Wilson decided to take matters into their own hands - successfully moving into selling their own milk directly to consumers.
Volatility in global dairy markets is easing as the industry undergoes structural change, according to a New Zealand dairy analyst.
Brendan Hehir says there is no "silver bullet" to ensure a successful dairy industry but many things farmers need to do well.
Dr Bolton says no other animal seems to have been so categorically rejected as uneconomical for beef as the male Jersey calf.
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.
Dairy farmers now have access to a new online tool to build their skills and adapt their management approach to biosecurity risks.
AgCap CEO, Wolfie Wagner believes that the future of Australian pasture-based dairy industry rests largely with ensuring that moderate-sized farming businesses become increasingly efficient. Seasonal single calving is a strategy that can contribute to efficiency.