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June 25, 2021

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 17, 2021

Gerangamete farmer recognised as one of the top dairy producers in the country

Western district farmer Harry Crabbe has turned his herd’s milk quality from millstone to milestone and is now recognised as one of the country's top 100 dairy producers, receiving the prestigious Dairy Australia Gold Diamond Award.

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June 09, 2021

Together, we’re passing the torch to the next dairying generation

A generation ago, young people in country Victoria would have likely stayed on their parents' farms, taking the reins on running the day-to-day and eventually taking it over completely.

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June 04, 2021

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

From farm hand to lease farmer – How Dean Turner found a career in dairy

Hard work, perseverance and the support of a good farming family have provided the keys to success for Yannathan dairy farmer Dean Turner on his journey from farm hand to lease farmer.

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May 18, 2021

Dairy industry trailblazer calls time on a remarkable career

Recognised as a trailblazer for women in dairy, Timboon dairy farmer Jan Raleigh is finally calling time on her remarkable career.

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May 14, 2021

Proud to be a Dairy Farmer – supporting the next generation of farmers

In an effort to help address the long-term challenge of attracting, retaining and developing people in the dairy industry, twelve young dairy farmers from across Victoria and Tasmania took part in the very first Proud to be a Dairy Farmer program last week

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May 10, 2021

Fonterra Australia opens at $6.55 per KgMS. 

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

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.