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.
Our business starts with, and relies on, dairy farmers.
April 26, 2021
When the primary cheese plant at our Stanhope factory in
northern Victoria was destroyed by a fire in 2014, a major reconstruction
project was required to fix it – meaning a considerable number of materials
were needed, from fresh timber to new machinery and stainless-steel vats.
July 24, 2020
In a step towards a potential solution to dairy farm emissions, we’ve partnered with Sea Forest to see if using seaweed in cows’ feed can reduce greenhouse gasses.
July 20, 2020
emissions from cows has been one of the toughest challenges for the dairy
industry for more than a decade.
August 05, 2019
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
June 05, 2019
As one of Australia’s major food manufacturers, we recognise the role we play in creating a more sustainable future.
October 11, 2018
Eight cuddly koalas currently recovering from illness willsoon have new homes, thanks to the Fonterra Stanhope team.
August 29, 2018
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.
July 04, 2018
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.
October 23, 2017
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.