Milk Value
Farmgate Milk Value Tool

Use the interactive tool to see what is being paid for milk in your region, with new season (2022/23) 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

Fonterra Australia chief: All bets off

Fonterra Australia CEO Rene Dedoncker said the cooperative has put its plans for an IPO or outright sale of Fonterra’s Australian business on hold. Speaking at a breakfast briefing, the Dedoncker said volatile economic conditions and the recent downturn in the local...

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Australian milk prices push higher

Prices are being pushed to record highs by processors trying to secure supply for next season. Bega is the latest processor to hike prices. In a letter to suppliers, Bega confirmed a forecast price of $9.10kgMS, up from $8.80kgMS. Bega suppliers in Northern Victoria...

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Energy crisis could hit food production

Industry bodies are warning rising energy prices could slow food and fibre production, exacerbating the impact of fertiliser shortages and increase input costs. Gas and electricity prices are being pushed up across Australia due to a combination of increased...

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Latest Global Update

Mixed bag in GDT event 310

This week’s event provided an interesting set of outcomes. The index lost 1.3%, weighed down by the weaker WMP (worse in some contracts), a moderate loss for AMF and the slump in cheddar. Despite a little more product coming on in the next few events, SMP prices...

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Fonterra adjusts GDT volumes

Fonterra announced it has added 8,000t of SMP and 3,785t of butter to its 12-month offer volume forecast, adding the volumes to auctions between July and November due to product mix optimisation and strong market demand. With the adjustment to SMP offer volumes, there...

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Draft plan for NZ emissions pricing released

The primary sector climate action partnership He Waka Eke Noa (HWEN) in New Zealand has released its draft framework to reduce agricultural greenhouse gas emissions, proposing to price farming emissions and incentivise reductions. Under the plan, farmers will pay for...

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Site News

Read FAQ about the Milk Value Portal

This ADPF article discusses the 2022/23 season’s milk supply agreements

Listen to the Business of Dairy Podcast with ADPF executive director Janine Waller

See the Milk Value Portal Factsheet

See the latest Quarterly Insights  from Freshagenda

Read the Milk Value Portal Flipbook

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

Check for changes in processor contracts

Read important details of the Dairy Code of Conduct and the ADPF template for code-compliant contract terms

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

Disclaimer: The Farmgate Milk Value Tool (FMVT) and broader Milk Value Portal website contain statements, analyses, opinions, information and conclusions which are provided only in an educational capacity and for guidance only.
The majority of content in the FMVT has been derived from data which has been provided by third parties.
Although ADPF has endeavoured to verify all content, neither ADPF nor Freshagenda represent or warrant that the information sourced from third parties is current, complete or accurate.