Milk Value
Farmgate Milk Value Tool

Use the interactive tool to see what is being paid for milk in your region, with new season (2021/22) pricing now available

Milk Values
Milk Values

See how the commodity value of milk is tracking in the current season

AUS Dairy Market
Australian Dairy Market

Stay up to date with developments in the domestic Australian dairy market

Global Dairy Market
Global Dairy Market

Keep in touch with trends in commodity prices, global trade and major dairy exporters that affect the value of milk in the Australian industry

Want to find out what is influencing commodity prices and milk prices? Check out the Quarterly Insights report

Differences in farming systems can have an impact on the price outcome, even within a region. Find out more.

Learn more about milk supply agreements that are currently being offered across dairying regions.

Latest Australian Update

Strong Australian exports for March

There were strong trends in Australian exports in March, with cheese shipments up 7.2% for the month and 6.4% higher for the quarter. Increased sales to SE Asia accounted for most of the growth in March. Milk and cream exports were up 59% YOY in March, the ninth...

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Tattarang ups Bega investment

Investment firm Tattarang has spent $15.2m on just over 3m Bega shares in April, lifting its holding to 10% of the company. Tattarang now owns around 30.3m shares in Bega. Bega shares rose to $5.19 at the end of April, but are trading at $4.87 at the close of trading...

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Farmer lobby wants clear plans for ag

The National Farmers Federation (NFF) has called out Labor and the Coalition for not offering a clear plan for agriculture and climate change. There was hardly any mention of the role of farmers in climate change in a debate between agriculture minister David...

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Latest Global Update

US March cheese exports record high

US dairy exports surged in March, accounting for 18% of national milk production – a 10-month high. US cheese exports rose 12.9% YOY in March to 41,925t, the highest monthly volume on record in our database which starts in January 2010. In YOY terms, shipments have...

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Fonterra New Zealand cuts price range

Fonterra has revised its forecast farmgate milk price range to a range of NZ$9.10kgMS – NZ$9.50kgMS, down from NZ$9.30kgMS – NZ$9.90kgMS. Fonterra said the milk price revision is due to a number of recent events that have resulted in short-term impact on global demand...

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EU milk supplies remain tight

EU-27 milk supplies remain tight in March according to Eurostat data. Irish production fell 3.3% YOY to 826m kgs, but on a particularly large prior-year comparable. That decline followed YOY increases in both January and February. The Netherlands is the only other...

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ADPF president Grant Crothers explains how the Milk Value Portal can help restore trust between farmers and processors

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Watch the video on why the world dairy markets matter

Watch the overview animation prepared by Dairy Australia, explaining how the Farmgate Milk Value tool is of use to you

Watch ADPF’s presentation of the Milk Value Portal at The ABARES Outlook 2022 Conference – Growing agriculture through innovation and sustainability

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