Victorian dairy farmers are demanding major retailers show proof they support local product following explosive reports supermarkets are now selling imported cheese as a new price war looms.
Queensland milk consumers are set to receive the transparency and clarity they have been calling out for if the ‘fair milk price logo’ laws pass parliament.
The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) is thrilled to announce that one million litres of Farmers’ Fund milk has been sold at Coles’ supermarkets in Victoria since the product’s launch in September 2016.
Milk prices are continuing to head in the wrong direction with one leading milk processor announcing it will pay farmers less for milk than it did in 2016.
The global milk supply ‘crunch’ continues to bite, negating a further build-up of stocks and fuelling further upside to the current price rally, according to Rabobank’s latest dairy outlook.
More than 600 farmers have applied to receive the Victorian Government’s quad bike safety rebate.
Qantas Freight has been named as the exclusive air freight partner to carry VAN Dairy’s fresh Tasmanian milk export to Ningbo, China.
Victorian farmers dealing with and recovering from drought will have access to additional funding for Drought Concessional Loans following strong demand with a total of 59 loans, worth $24 million, approved since October 2015.