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The need to sign milk supply contracts under the dairy code is putting farmers under pressure but the ACCC says it's in farmers' interests.
THE Australian dairy industry will make a national training program available to milk tanker drivers and operators.
Dairy farmers now have access to $10 million in Federal Government grants to help lower their energy bills and reduce emissions.
WINE and cheese are a classic pairing, particularly in the Barossa Valley, with the Nietschke family at Moppa not just supplying milk for cheese production, but also growing top-end grapes for premium wine.
Some processors are playing games and the code has done little to redress the imbalance of power for farmers supplying these processors.
A well-formulated, consistent diet is good for a cow's rumen health and intake, ultimately resulting in higher milk production.