What is the point of cottage cheese?

CAN someone please explain to me why cottage cheese exists? I mean apart from providing a useful protein source  that can be hand made in the event of an apocolypse?

For the love of ice cream

OVER the summer, I found God. Well, it wasn’t God exactly, but it was a religious experience of a kind that took me far away from the trials of 2016 and transported me to a happy place.

When butter and chocolate collide

TWO New Zealand companies Lewis Road Creamery and Whittakers have teamed up to deliver what must be every dairy lover’s dream: chocolate butter.

Milking it - Ice cream for dogs

EFFORTS to extend the market for dairy know no bounds, with an American company The Bear and The Rat, creating a yoghurt-based ice cream for dogs.

There’s more to high chop corn

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: HAVING an extensive background in corn silage production across Australia and New Zealand, I found your article on high-chop corn inadequately explained.

Murray Goulburn is facing an angry reception at the AGM (Ole Husby).

EDITORIAL: WHEN Murray Goulburn chair Phil Tracy penned an opinion piece for Melbourne’s Herald Sun newspaper in June, he acknowledged “we know we have a great deal of work to do to restore faith and rebuild trust”. 

It’s now or never

EDITORIAL: IF the processing sector is serious about re-establishing trust with its farmer suppliers, it will join discussions with Australian Dairy Farmers with an open mind.

Lifeline id responding to the crisis in dairy (Bon Adrien via Flickr).

IN the past few weeks, we at Lifeline, the country’s largest crisis support and suicide prevention service, have been asking ourselves the same question as millions of Australians: what’s the best way to help?

'Grumpy dairy farmer' Ross McInnes

FARMERS who may have been watching the Channel Ten show ‘Have You Been Paying Attention?’ recently may have done a double take when they saw an image of what host Tom Gliesner described as a ‘grumpy dairy farmer’. 

The recent actions of Murray Goulburn, led by former head Gary Helou, have shattered the faith of many supplier members in the co-op.

EDITORIAL: IN 2014, industry stakeholders from across the supply chain gathered to outline a vision for the industry to 2025. The statement reads that the industry will be innovative; responsible; preferred; unified and valued.

Chris Scarlett argues the current milk pricing system is outdated.

OPINION: THE milk pricing system in Australia, with its lack of transparency and risk mitigation tools across the industry, is holding back expansion of dairying in Australia and needs to be improved.

Dairy Australia fails farmers

OPINION: ON behalf of Farmer Power, we applaud the stand taken by Senator David Leyonhjelm in opposing the current proposal by Dairy Australia to abandon the five year poll of the dairy levy (Dairy News, November edition).

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When butter and chocolate collide

TWO New Zealand companies Lewis Road Creamery and Whittakers have teamed up to deliver what must be every dairy lover’s dream: chocolate butter.

Milking it - Ice cream for dogs

EFFORTS to extend the market for dairy know no bounds, with an American company The Bear and The Rat, creating a yoghurt-based ice cream for dogs.