Koroit and Warrnambool are too close to foster a truly competitive farmgate milk price in the area if Saputo owns both factories, says ACCC
Cheeses, ice-creams, butters, yogurts and milks will fight it out for top honours at the Dairy Industry Association of Australia’s Australian Dairy Product Competition in March.
Dairy farmers and beef producers will be able to use a new sexed semen product to build numbers of females in their herds.
The rapid advancement in biotechnology in the past two decades, particularly in animal breeding, has created a minefield of legal issues.
A Jersey cow that sold for $50,000 in October after having claimed the 2017 International Dairy Week supreme grand champion interbreed award won the top Jersey award again at IDW on Wednesday.
The International Dairy Week interbreed championships were hotly contested with an independent judge brought in to make the final decision in two events.
Ongoing work on nitrogen management in dairy is challenging long-held beliefs about what makes good farming sense.