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

Burra steps up

Burra Foods has increased milk price paid to its suppliers by 10c/kgMS for the 2021/22 season to a range of $6.70kgMS – $7.10kgMS. Burra chief executive Stewart Carson said the company was seeing low market inventories and good demand. Shipping continues to be an...

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Change in rules may alleviate crisis

Food shortages and empty supermarket shelves are set to be alleviated with recent isolation rule changes, which clear asymptomatic and COVID-negative staff to return to work. Dairy and meat producers have asked the government for more help to cope with COVID...

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BoM: La Niña continues

The latest Climate and Water Outlook from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology’s (BoM) is for the current La Niña is to until early autumn. La Niña will likely bring above average rainfall to the east coast but below average rainfall in western Victoria, Tasmania and...

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Latest Global Update

US cheese, butter demand up in November

Commercial American cheese disappearance rose 3.5% YOY between January and November. That compares to a 2.9% lift in commercial disappearance of other cheese varieties (including mozzarella) over the same 11-month period. Overall domestic cheese demand rose 3.5% YOY...

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UK milk down In December

UK milk production was down 3.6% YOY in December 2021, according to the latest data from AHDB. Milk production totalled 1,014m litres in December 2021 and while production was down YOY, December output lifted 3.8% from the month before. Average daily milk deliveries...

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GDT gains for powders and butter

After many events where the apparent “bargain” of WMP on GDT became more compelling given strong price gains in northern hemisphere fat and protein markets and the gradually deteriorating NZ post-peak season, WMP prices finally posted a solid gain. Demand for both...

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