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Board Member recruitment 2019

Nominations for Murray Dairy Board members

Contribute to the direction of industry research, development and extension as a Murray Dairy Board Member Read more

20/06/2019, 15:51PM

Skilled overseas farm workers given pathway to permanent residency

Positive signs for dairy emerging amidst tough conditions

Dairy Australia’s June 2019 Situation and Outlook report points to an improving picture for dairy farmers, after a challenging season of sustained dry conditions have impacted national milk production, farm profitability and farmer confidence. Read more

18/06/2019, 16:36PM

Sign up for your local Australian Dairy Plan workshop

Sign up for your local Australian Dairy Plan workshop

This is your chance to shape the future of Australian dairy. The conversation is beginning right across the country, and your input is needed to shape the Australian Dairy Plan. Read more

14/06/2019, 8:03AM

Skilled overseas farm workers given pathway to permanent residency

Skilled overseas farm workers given pathway to permanent residency

Dairy farmers now have more opportunities to attract and retain staff, after skilled overseas workers employed under a Dairy Industry Labour Agreement were made eligible for permanent residency. Read more

11/06/2019, 9:05AM

Graduates eye dairy jobs

Graduates eye dairy jobs

Securing employment opportunities for young people and a sustainable future for the dairy industry is the impetus behind a new program spearheaded by some of Western Australia’s leading dairy farms. Read more

10/06/2019, 12:19PM

Murdoch Calf Health Project

Murdoch University and Dairy Australia Project: Calf Health in WA

Murdoch University is excited to launch its collaborative project Calf Health and Welfare in Western Australia. Read more

09/06/2019, 19:30PM

Animal Health Workshops

Animal Health Workshops

Don't miss out on these informative workshops being held around the State, which focus on minimising disease risk on your farm in particular calf sheds. Read more

04/06/2019, 10:33AM

Nominations called for Dairy Australia Board

Nominations called for Dairy Australia Board

Dairy Australia is calling for nominations to fill three vacancies on its Board of Directors, in preparation for elections that will be held at its Annual General Meeting in November. Read more

31/05/2019, 11:18AM

Cheers to World Milk Day

Cheers to World Milk Day

Communities around the world are being encouraged to celebrate World Milk Day, to highlight the importance of dairy to the global economy, farmer’s livelihoods and people’s health. Read more

30/05/2019, 14:30PM

Picasso Cows fires kids’ creativity for World Milk Day

Picasso Cows fires kids’ creativity for World Milk Day

Dairy Australia's Picasso Cows program has been calling on all primary school students to help celebrate World Milk Day, by drawing on their artistic side. Read more

30/05/2019, 13:54PM

New Dairy Matters campaign answers consumers' questions

New Dairy Matters campaign answers consumers' questions

Public expectations of the food industry are changing and socially-conscious consumers are increasingly asking questions about their food and where it comes from. Read more

30/05/2019, 12:26PM

Beloved entertainer Shane Jacobson

Beloved entertainer to headline WestVic’s Dairy NiteMoooves

Australian comedian, actor and presenter Shane Jacobson will be the master of ceremonies at WestVic Dairy’s new feature event, Dairy NiteMoooves. Read more

13/05/2019, 11:44AM

DairyPod podcast

DairyPod podcast

In the first DairyPod episode from GippsDairy's new podcast, legendary farm consultant John Mulvany explains how dairy farmers can use marginal milk as a driver of profit. https://bit.ly/2GWUTfw Read more

10/05/2019, 14:09PM

Employing People on Dairy Farms

Employing People on Dairy Farms

Come along to these very informative sessions and have all your questions answered around employing staff and engaging share farmers. Read more

09/05/2019, 12:55PM

Landcare Action Grants Program

Landcare Action Grants Program

The TFGA is now accepting applications for the Landcare Government Grants, don't miss out! Read more

09/05/2019, 12:55PM

2019 DairySA Innovation Day

2019 DairySA Innovation Day – ‘Feedbase for the Future’

In today’s dairy landscape, dairyfarmers are on a continual quest for enhancing milk production and increasing profit – but it’s not as simple as it sounds. Read more

08/05/2019, 9:45AM

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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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