Sell, trade or rebuild - tough decisions for producers right now
A host of buyers from across Gippsland and western Victoria joined with buyers from NSW to push prices higher at Ballarat's steer sale.
The Australian dairy industry needs a culture check if it is to meet the challenges it faces, Dairy Australia chair Jeff Odgers told the Australian Dairy Conference in Melbourne last Thursday.
This Allansford dairy far operation uses sexed semen as a tool to produce a large number of heifer calves as replacements and for sale.
Sales of sexed and beef semen increased last year while dairy sales dipped in line with the herd reduction.
Bega Cheese chairman Barry Irvin talks about bouncing back from cancer and what it means to be a 'stupid male'.
Australia's premier dairy event, the Australian Dairy Conference, kicked off in Melbourne on Wednesday night.
In a historic meeting of former bitter rivals, south-west Victorian UDV branches and Farmer Power have demanded what they describe as 'farmer sovereignty' under any new advocacy body.