Milking cows

The smallest change in the dairy shed can improve milk quality and profitability. It can also lead to important savings in time and costs. Dairy Australia invests in a range of programs to help farmers improve milking practices and productivity.

Countdown resources and tools

Milk quality

Dairy Australia’s Countdown program focuses on improving milk quality via mastitis control.

Save time and cost when milking

Making milking easier

A set of tools for dairy farmers to reduce time and cost of milking cows.

Automatic milking

Automatic milking systems

Research and management guidelines on automatic milking system farms.

Cleaning the holding yard

Saving water in dairies

Water saving and usage tips in dairy farms under dry seasons or drought conditions in Australia.