Graham Forbes discusses the recently released Australian Dairy Plan.
The future's bright for organic dairy, despite a setback caused by the collapse of the ODFA co-operative
UDC disputes, but accepts $10,500 penalty from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission for allegedly failing to comply with the new dairy code of conduct.
Farmer views played a key role in shaping Dairy Australia's new strategic plan, according to the organisation's managing director David Nation.
Milk production in all three dairy areas of Victoria rose in August with western Victoria the strongest at 6.8pc.
RAINFALL and inclement weather can be a nightmare for many areas of Australia during the hay making period, affecting either mown or baled crops.