South Australian dairy farmers are turning to diesel generators and power price brokers as they batten down against more crippling increases in energy costs.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 17:36

Fix our power: UDV

VICTORIAN dairyfarmers want to tap into a $200 million Agriculture Infrastructure and Jobs Fund to upgrade the state’s power supplies.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 17:53

Thriving despite power supply headache

SINCE Bruce Knowles arrived in Australia 20 years ago he’s more than doubled his herd size, invested heavily in technology and seen his milk production boom.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 13:31

Power prices expected to settle

The cost of farm inputs and the seemingly relentless manner in which they rise from year to year are all too familiar to dairy farmers   – particularly in seasons where margins are tight and farmers must revise budgets to carve out a profit, or at least minimise a loss.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 14 February 2013 12:35

Power movement spreads

Six hundred south-west Victorian dairy farmers have united on a survival quest and more are expected to join the fold.

Published in General News

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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.

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