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

Primary content

Water saving strategies and water usage on Australian dairy farms.



Dairy Australia's Production Inputs Monitor (updated monthly) was originally the Drought Report. It contains extensive information on water as a farm cost.

The Production Inputs Monitor contains information on:

  • Regional rainfall
  • Rainfall outlook and predictions
  • Water storage levels
  • Water trade prices
  • Drought statement map
  • Exceptional circumstances boundaries

Find out more about our Production Inputs Monitor including the latest monthly report.

Major Initiatives

Focus Farms

Dairy Australia has established a network of Focus Farms to support farmer decision making. Find out how Focus Farms looks at the factors impacting decisions at any point in time, including seasonal and market conditions.


DataGene is an independent and industry-owned organisation responsible for driving genetic gain and herd improvement in the Australian dairy industry and is an initiative of Dairy Australia and industry.

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