Saputo Inc, one of Canada’s largest dairies, supports ending a domestic milk ingredient pricing system that has angered the United States, Chief Executive Lino Saputo Jr. said on Monday, showing a rare crack in solidarity among processors and the country’s sheltered dairy farmers.
Dairy Australia’s latest Situation and Outlook report has delivered a better-than-expected market picture, with global supply and demand fluctuations shifting in favour of Australian farmers.
New Zealand milk processors collected record levels of milk in the last two months of the 2017/18 season as favourable weather boosted pasture growth, helping make up for trying conditions during the spring and early summer.
Federated Farmers contracts are being updated to include provisions for sharemilkers and sharemilker farm owners to develop a farm biosecurity plan.
Ash Amirahmadi, currently SVP – sales for Arla Foods in the UK, is taking over as managing director following the departure of Tomas Pietrangeli.
STRUGGLING farmers will be able to access the Farm Household Allowance for an extra year.
Innovative dairy farming techniques from South Australia will be taught to trainers from India to help build workforce capability in the world’s biggest dairy market.
Change in GDT Price Indexfrom previous event -1.2%.
BURRA Foods is launching its own brand of fresh milk in a one-litre retail pack for the export market.
OPINION: This time last year few of us had even heard of Mycoplasma bovis and now this disease is proving devastating to a group of cattle farmers.