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The dairy industry is built from the ground up, and we are committed to making a positive difference to our people, our farmers, our customers, our communities and environments where we operate.

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August 05, 2019

Sewing up a storm for the war on waste

Plastic Free July may have been and gone, but this isn’t stopping a group of Gippsland residents from sewing up a storm to reduce single-use plastic bags in their local community. 

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June 05, 2019

Working towards a more sustainable future in Australia

As one of Australia’s major food manufacturers, we recognise the role we play in creating a more sustainable future.

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October 11, 2018

Fonterra helps local wildlife shelter save koalas

Eight cuddly koalas currently recovering from illness willsoon have new homes, thanks to the Fonterra Stanhope team.

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August 29, 2018

Walking through the home of the giants

In remnants of ancient rainforest near Darnum, where magnificent Mountain Ash trees tower above fern gullies and streams and lyrebirds roam, what lies beneath the earth is quite incredible.

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July 04, 2018

OPINION: 30 years of doing nothing – James Hansen, the man who warned of global warming

An international carbon fee based on fossil fuel emissions is ‘crucial but not enough’ to reduce global warming according to James Hansen, the NASA scientist who first raised concerns 30 years ago.

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October 23, 2017

Fonterra Grass Roots call goes our to communities needing cash for projects

From veggie patches to cricket pitches and wet suits to fire safety, Fonterra’s Grass Roots Fund is offering another round of funding for community projects in need of a helping hand.

February 27, 2017

Kinder kids get their hands dirty with Fonterra Grass Roots Fund

Teaching kids about healthy lifestyles and sustainable practices just got a whole lot easier for Kyabram and Girgarre Preschool, who have just received a grant from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.

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February 24, 2017

Fonterra Grass Roots Fund giving communities a helping hand

Regional communities across Victoria and Tasmania have been given a helping hand with the announcement of grant recipients from the first round of Fonterra Australia’s Grass Roots Fund