Murray Goulburn

Australia’s biggest dairy processor faces allegations of misleading farmers

Australia’s biggest dairy processor faces allegations of misleading farmers

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is taking Australia’s biggest dairy processor, Murray Goulburn, to court. The ACCC is...

April 29, 2017

Australian milk production plummets in July

Australian milk production plummets in July

Australian milk production in July dropped by 10.3% on the corresponding month in 2015, the latest figures from Dairy Australia...

September 1, 2016

Australian dairy farmers forced to cull cows to pay mounting bills

Australian dairy farmers forced to cull cows to pay mounting bills

Farmers in Australia have been forced to send prized dairy cows to the saleyards for slaughter so they can pay their...

August 19, 2016

Fonterra Australia cuts milk price for new season due to ‘market conditions’

Fonterra Australia cuts milk price for new season due to ‘market conditions’

Fonterra Australia has advised its suppliers that it forecasts a closing farmgate milk price for the 2016/17 season of $5.00kg/MS,...

July 3, 2016

One of Australia’s largest co-ops slashes milk price, leaves Aussie farmers ‘gutted’

One of Australia’s largest co-ops slashes milk price, leaves Aussie farmers ‘gutted’

Murray Goulburn, the Australian co-op, has set an opening farmgate milk price of AU$4.31/kgMs for 2016-17 for its 2,500 farmer suppliers....

June 29, 2016

Australian dairy co-op says it paid its farmers €125m too much for milk

Australian dairy co-op says it paid its farmers €125m too much for milk

Australian dairy co-op Murray Goulburn (MG) recently announced that it has paid its 2,500 supplier farmers too much for milk...

May 15, 2016