VICTORIA's annual insight into dairy farm performance – The Dairy Farm Monitor Project Report – has shown that 2014-15 was a profitable year across all three dairy regions, with 73 out of 75 participants recording a positive return on assets and 83% reported a positive return on equity.
AUSTRALIA'S agriculture leaders are increasing the pressure on Canberra to officially approve the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) before the end of 2015, amid an escalating political stoush about the potential impacts of the deal on Australian workers, spearheaded by the union movement. By Madeleine Brennan.
The dairy industry is celebrating the success of top performing dairy farmers producing high quality milk while boosting their on-farm profitability. The Australian Milk Quality Awards recognises farms that have the achieved the best milk quality in Australia based on annual average bulk milk cell count (BMCC) across Australia's milk…
Australia’s two major processors remain wary of consumer sentiment on GM products.