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April 09, 2021

Fonterra's response to Van Dairy Group issue

Fonterra takes its dairying responsibilities seriously and we’re committed to ensuring that our suppliers manage the welfare of animals responsibly and meet their obligations as custodians of the environment on which they farm.

March 17, 2021

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.

February 25, 2021

Bega Cheese Limited Trademark Dispute

We’re pleased with the decision that Fonterra will retain the exclusive license for the Bega cheese brand for cheese and butter. 

September 11, 2020

Fonterra Australia to acquire Dairy Country, strengthening its cheese business 

Fonterra Australia has today signed an agreement to purchase Dairy Country to help drive efficiencies in its leading Australian cheese business.

June 21, 2018

Fonterra Australia announces opening milk price for 2018/19 season and increases farmgate milk price for 2017/18 season

Fonterra Australia announces opening milk price for 2018/19 season and increases farmgate milk price for 2017/18 season

June 06, 2018

Fonterra Australia announces forecast closing farmgate milk price range for the 2018/19 season

Fonterra Australia has today advised farmers its forecast closing farmgate milk price for the 2018/19 season is in the range of $5.50 to $6.20 per kilogram of milk solids (kgMS).

May 11, 2018

Fonterra Announces Results of Fixed Based Milk Price Tender

Fonterra Australia today announced that the Fixed Base Milk Price for the 2018/19 season will be $5.90 per kilogram of milk solids (kg/MS), following the conclusion of its annual tender process.

February 21, 2018

Fonterra and The a2 Milk Company form comprehensive strategic relationship

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (Fonterra) and The a2 Milk Company (a2MC) have today entered into a comprehensive strategic relationship that links Fonterra’s global milk pool and supply chain, manufacturing capability and in-market sales and distribution capacity with a2MC’s brand strength and capabilities.

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