Media releases

Renee Makowiecki

Senior Communications Manager

Phone: +61  428 053 673

Email: renee.makowiecki@fonterra.com

Dairy program tackles skilled labour shortage

Dairy farmers are tackling the critical shortage of skilled labour at all levels in the industry with a program designed to support and inspire the next generation of farmers.

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia steps up to $7.40/kgMS for 2021/22 and opens 2022/23 season at $8.25/kgMS

Fonterra Australia has announced a step-up of 10 cents per kgMS taking its 2021/22 average price to $7.40/kgMS, and an opening weighted average farmgate milk price of $8.25/kgMS for the 2022/23 season.

May 11, 2022

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia revises farmgate milk price to $7.30/kgMS for  2021/22

Fonterra Australia has increased its average farmgate milk price for the 2021/2022 season by 20 cents per kgMS, comprising 17 cents per kg of butterfat and 24 cents per kg of protein.

February 17, 2022

Farm Source

Dairy program tackles skilled labour shortage

Dairy farmers are tackling the critical shortage of skilled labour at all levels in the industry with a program designed to support and inspire the next generation of farmers.

November 23, 2021

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia increases farmgate milk price to $7.10/kgMS for 2021/22

Fonterra Australia has increased its average farmgate milk price for the 2021/2022 season to $7.10 per kilogram of milk solids (kgMS).

October 29, 2021

Farm Source

Fonterra reviews ownership options for Australian business, including considering an IPO  

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (the Co-op) has today announced that it will proceed with an ownership review of Fonterra Australia. The Co-op is considering the most appropriate ownership structure for Fonterra Australia, one option includes an IPO, with the intention that the Co-op retains a significant stake.

September 23, 2021

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia revises milk price to $6.95 per kgMS for  2021/22 

Fonterra Australia has increased its average farmgate milk price for the 2021/22 season by 10 cents/kgMS, comprising 8 cents per kg of butterfat and 11 cents per kg of protein.

June 25, 2021

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia revises 2021/22 milk price to $6.85 per kgMS

Fonterra Australia has revised its weighted average farmgate milk price for the 2021/2022 season to $6.85 per kgMS.

June 04, 2021

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia opens at $6.55 per KgMS

New pricing structure giving farmers choice to farm the way they want.

May 10, 2021

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia announces 13 cent/kgMS step-up for 2020/21 season

Fonterra Australia has today advised its suppliers that it is increasing its 2020/21 farmgate milk price by 13 cents, taking its average farmgate milk price to $6.53/kgMS. The payment will be backdated to 1 July 2020 and paid with March proceeds on 15 April 2021.

March 17, 2021