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Regional Victorian company ViPlus Dairy gains major China breakthrough

A regional Victoria-based company, ViPlus Dairy, states that it has become the first Australian producer of locally made infant formula products to gain regulatory approval to sell infant formula in China from January onwards in any channel under a tough new regulatory regime from 2018. The company was notified of the approval last week. It applies to three […]

December 3rd, 2017
Topic: CHINA, CO-OPS COMPANYS, DAIRY MILK, FOOD DRINK, IMPORT EXPORT, MANUFACTURE PROCESSING, NATIONAL BRANDS, PRODUCTS, SALES IMPORT EXPORT, Victoria Tags: , , , ,

Many Thousands of litres of milk dumped after OZ WA farmers cut off from Buyers

Harvey dairy farmer Dale Hanks has been struggling for months to keep his milk delivery contract going – but on Tuesday that got flushed away. Mr Hanks and fellow dairy farmers Graham Manning and Tony Ferrano tipped out thousands of litres of milk after a last gasp attempt to keep deliveries to Brownes going failed. Three South West dairy farmers have tipped out […]

October 18th, 2016
Topic: DAIRY MILK Tags: , ,

Australian Dairy Farmers worried as Murray Goulburn drives farm gate milk prices even lower.Lawyer speaks.

Investigation: Why weren’t the farmers told?  Murray Goulburn will cut the amount it pays for milk even lower over the next 12 months in a decision industry figures say will drive farmers to the wall. The nation’s largest milk processor announced on Tuesday an opening price of $4.31 per kilogram for milk solids next season, starting July 1. Dairy industry figures say […]

July 11th, 2016
Topic: DAIRY MILK, PRICES, VIDEOS AUDIOS Tags: , , ,

Dairy woes hit Australian farmer confidence with a Dry autumn

In its monthly outlook report, Rabobank said dairy farmers would respond to the price cuts by reducing herd sizes, which would reduce milk production. Farmer confidence has eased due to the dry start to autumn, coupled with the significant challenge to dairy farmers in parts of the country’s south east after steep price cuts. A regular survey by Rabobank […]

June 1st, 2016
Topic: DAIRY MILK, DROUGHTS FLOODS Tags: , ,

Coles dumps Bega Cheese as supplier of its own brand cheese products for Devondale Murray Goulburn

Coles chooses a new supplier for its own brand of cheese products. COLES has dumped Bega Cheese as the supplier of the supermarket chain’s own brand cheese products. Bega will be replaced by Australia’s largest dairy co-operative, Devondale Murray Goulburn, which has just signed a five-year partnership with Coles. Under the agreement, Devondale Murray Goulburn […]

February 2nd, 2016
Topic: DAIRY MILK, SUPERMARKETS Tags: , ,

Gina Rinehart adds family-run WA dairy to string of investments in Australian agriculture

Western Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart has secured her foothold in the WA local dairy industry by buying into an iconic south west business. The deal allows family-owned Bannister Downs Dairy in Northcliffe to increase its milk production fourfold, with plans to build a $20 million processing plant. This latest investment is part of a […]

December 23rd, 2014
Topic: DAIRY MILK, PEOPLE, PROPERTIES, WEALTHY PEOPLE Tags: , , , ,

Gina Rinehart invests in Queensland dairy operation to supply infant formula to China

Australia’s richest person, Gina Rinehart, is looking to invest up to half a billion dollars to produce infant milk formula for China. The Hope Dairies project plans to establish Australia’s biggest dairy operation, by acquiring 5,000 hectares of farmland in Queensland’s South Burnett and building a processing plant in the nearby Mary Valley. Hope Dairies […]

November 16th, 2014
Topic: DAIRY MILK, Money & Investments, PEOPLE, WEALTHY PEOPLE Tags: , , , , ,

Don’t downsize dairy – you may be risking your health

There is some uncertainty about what is the recommended daily intake of dairy foods, but it appears that many Australians, including children, aren’t getting enough. Only just over 20 per cent of the population may be consuming enough milk, yoghurt, cheese or alternatives each day. Australians may be putting their health at risk as consumption […]

August 28th, 2014
Topic: DAIRY MILK, FITNESS HEALTH Tags: , , , ,

IS THIS DAIRY GIANT A SAVIOUR OF THE AUSTRALIAN FARM

IS THIS THE FACE OF THE SAVIOUR OF THE AUSTRALIAN FARM Dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn has wrapped an 11th-hour takeover offer for Warrnambool Cheese & Butter in the Australian flag in an attempt to sidestep potential competition issues and win the hearts, minds and wallets of shareholders. To this end Murray Goulburn has made a […]

October 20th, 2013
Topic: CO-OPS COMPANYS, DAIRY MILK, PEOPLE Tags: , , ,

SOFT CHEESE LISTERIA OUTBREAK KILLS 3 PEOPLE SO FAR IN AUSTRALIA

BACTERIA OUTBREAK IN SOFT CHEESE KILLS PEOPLE IN AUSTRALIA A THIRD person has died and the public is warned that more deaths are possible following Australia’s largest listeria outbreak, which has been linked to a Victorian cheese company. Victoria’s acting chief health officer, Dr Michael Ackland, has confirmed that tests revealed that the death of […]

February 10th, 2013
Topic: DAIRY MILK, DEATHS GRIEF MOURNING, FOOD DRINK, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES Tags: , , , ,