They are battling drought and unsustainable milk prices but to further rub salt into the wound now dairy farmers are being forced to repay the government’s Farm Household Allowance.
Australian Dairy Farmers says an agreement is urgently needed between commonwealth and state governments to provide a national approach to drought preparation, response and recovery
Australian milk production is forecast to fall in 2018/19 to its lowest level in more than 20 years.
Littleproud calls out Coles and Aldi over their 'weak' responses to supporting dairy farmers in drought.
Lion chief executive Stuart Irvine said the sale of LDD was the best option to set both Lion and LDD up for the future.
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud welcomes Australian Dairy Farmers new support for a mandatory code of conduct for the dairy industry