Dairy Australia - Dairy information for Australian Dairy Farmers and the industry

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Australian's fodder market continues to be tight. Plan ahead and make informed decisions with these tools and resources.

Dairy Australia has a number of resources, tools and market information available to support farmers. Farmers can also access free one-to-one advice from experienced advisors through Dairy Australia's Taking Stock program. 

Taking Stock

Taking stock is part of Dairy Australia's response to high feed costs and limited fodder availability. Sessions take place on farm, are private and confidential, and aim to help farmers map out a plan for the season ahead including next steps. Read more about the program below or contact your region for more information.

Managing inputs during spring

Watch the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture’s Assoc Prof Richard Rawnsley offer his take on managing inputs during spring and managing current seasonal conditions.

Tools and Resources

To find out more about the current situation and relevant tools that can assist you to plan, prepare and act for spring and the year ahead we have provided the following resources.


Dairy Feed tools

Dairy Feed Tools is a complete feed management toolset for dairy farmers and managers. Feed planning, cost and resource management backed by Australian feed and pasture data to most accurately reflect the needs of your herd

Hay and grain reports

The hay and grain report is commissioned by Dairy Australia to provide an independent and timely assessment of hay and grain markets in each dairying region. The report is updated 40 weeks per year.

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