Dairy Industry (How dairy Australia achieves practise change:…
How dairy Australia achieves practise change:
What does dairy Australia do?
$19 million matching Government payments for eligible R&D
$34 million – farmer levy, based on milk production +
Aim: build a profitable and sustainable diary industry
Farmer-owner company providing services to the Australian dairy industry
How big is the Australian industry?
34% production exported
1.6 million milking cows
3rd largest rural industry
Dairy markets demanding higher standards of welfare
Good for the farm business
Drivers of change
Animal welfare demands
Roles in the dairy industry