Australia’s downsized dairy herd and depressed milk production probably won't make much of a recovery this financial year
Murray Goulburn co-operative has bowed to intense market pressure from rival dairy companies and upgraded its farmgate milk price
Dairy farmers have reacted with surprise and scorn at the boss of Murray-Goulburn claiming the company’s new farm gate price made them profitable.
Bega Cheese is promising to pay almost $1 a kilogram more than the farmgate payment offer announced by Murray Goulburn
After a lean year for milk production and cash flow the broader milk sector is enjoying some major inputs cost cuts and the likelihood of some lift in farmgate payments