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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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November 23, 2021

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.

October 29, 2021

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).

September 23, 2021

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. 

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 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. 

May 10, 2021

Fonterra Australia opens at $6.55 per KgMS. 

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

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.

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