Gippsland processor, Burra Foods continues to process and supply dairy ingredients across the globe in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Growing up in Ocean Grove, Vic, Audrey Kottek knew very little about Australia's dairy industry and certainly had no inkling of working in it.
Jersey Australia together with International Dairy Week and Global Impact Sale has started to distribute more than $100,000 raised to help farmers impacted by this summer's fires.
The Australian dairy industry has welcomed a new $110 million Federal Government support package to deliver fresh produce via air freight to key international trading partners as the Government seeks to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 on local industries.
A whole-of-industry dairy working group has been collaborating to manage issues related to COVID-19, and is comprised of representatives from Australian Dairy Farmers, Australian Dairy Products Federation and Dairy Australia.
Australian dairy processors are adapting to rapidly evolving markets, but warn global commodity markets face increased uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic.