Milk Value
Farmgate Milk Value Tool

Use the interactive tool to see what is being paid for milk in your region, with new season (2024/25) 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 the 2023-24 season and influences on this season’s farmgate milk prices.

Latest Australian Update

Milk Value Portal Goes Live For 2024/25

The opening Milk Supply Agreements have been updated on the Australian Dairy Product Federation’s (ADPF) Milk Value Portal. The Farmgate Milk Value Tool allows comparisons for example farms in all dairying regions, with around 90% of anticipated milk collections...

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Drier Conditions For SE Australia

The latest long-range forecast from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology is a little bit of everything for the July to September. Rainfall is likely to be below average in the far south-east, while some southern-central areas and parts of Australia’s east coast are...

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Mixed Outlook For Winter Crops

South Australia’s winter crop production is forecast to reach 8.55mt according to PIRSA, slightly above the 8.3mt forecast from ABARES earlier this month. PIRSA’s latest figures continue the downward trend in barley area since 2019/20, when 990,000ha yielded 2.1mt.   ...

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Latest Global Update

GDT Price Index Falls

The GDT price index fell -0.5%, the first negative move in six events, largely due to weaker WMP, offsetting gains in SMP and butter. SMP prices fell rose US$44/t to average US$2,766/t, with demand holding on and pushing up later contracts at around US$3,000/t....

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EU Milk Output Up 0.5% In April

EU-27 milk production increased 0.5% YOY in April, the third consecutive monthly expansion. Poland again accounted for most of that growth, increasing output +5.4% YOY for the month. Output  in Germany and France rose +0.1% YOY each in April while Netherlands and...

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Prices Fall On Pulse

Prices for regular WMP and medium heat SMP slide from GDT event #357 at this week’s Pulse auction. Regular grade WMP price fell -0.6% from GDT #357 to US$3,395/t, but rose +0.9% against the Pulse auction a fortnight prior. The SGX-NZX WMP futures price settled US$45/t...

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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.