Littleproud calls out Coles and Aldi over their 'weak' responses to supporting dairy farmers in drought.
Lion chief executive Stuart Irvine said the sale of LDD was the best option to set both Lion and LDD up for the future.
A 30c price increase on Coles' 3L Own Brand milk will be donated to the NFF’s 2018 Drought Relief Fund.
Lion will pass back a 10c wholesale price increase on its Dairy Farmers and Pura white milk products to drought affected farmers.
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud welcomes Australian Dairy Farmers new support for a mandatory code of conduct for the dairy industry