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

Lactalis to supply Woolies in WA

Lactalis Australia has won new contracts to process and package Woolworths’s milk in Western Australia for the next five years, commencing 1 January 2022. Lactalis takes over from Brownes Dairy who held the Woolworths contracts since July 2014. The Woolies contract is...

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Code violation: ACCC takes Lactalis to court

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has initiated federal court proceedings against Lactalis for alleged breaches of the Dairy Code. ACCC alleges Lactalis breached several provisions of the Code and by doing so, weakened the bargaining power of...

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DA project links productivity and profit

Dairy Australia (DA) has commissioned a research project aimed at improving the understanding of dairy farm productivity and its relationship to profitability. Agricultural economists from Marsden Jacobs Associates and other organisations will explore the change in...

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Latest Global Update

NZ exports mixed in June

New Zealand exports of major dairy products were mixed in June, with positive trends for milk powders, cheese, butter and dry whey, but negative trends in other smaller categories including AMF, IMF, lactose, MPC, milk & cream and FFMP & Mixtures. WMP exports...

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US milk production up 2.9% in June

Milk production expanded 2.9% in June according to the USDA. That followed 4.7% YOY growth in May. The milking herd finally declined, by just 1,000 head compared to the prior month to 9,508m. While down on the multi-decade high reached in May this was still 153,000...

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NZ: Small lift in June production

New Zealand's milk production lifted 1.6% YOY in June on a milksolids basis and 1.8% YOY on a tonnage basis in what is the seasonally lowest month of production. June production remains 19.3% ahead of the 5-year average for New Zealand.

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

Watch the video on the most important global dairy market developments this month

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


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