Posts Tagged ‘milk production’
Is a World Scale Dairy Industry possible in Western Australia?
Western Dairy 2021 Investment Breakfast Recently I presented to the Western Dairy business breakfast in Busselton. This is an annual event, and I was asked to present on behalf of the Western Australian section of the Dairy Industry Association of Australia. (DIAA) www.diaa.asn.au I have been a member of this association and starting in…Read More
How have Government policies affected Australia’s dairy Industry
As a result of a number of management issues in Australia’s major co-operative, the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) has been asked to investigate the situation. I have collated a number of issues, mainly structural that I believe affect the industry in Australia. nicheagribusiness.com/…/ACCC-Response-Dairy-Inquiry-Draft-Issues-paper-FINAL.pdf These include : Why is Australia ranked 194th out…Read More
Milk production easing. What next?
Milk production easing. Milk production is easing around the world. Statistics recently released by the US Dairy Export Council show that the rate of change for milk production (as measured year on year) has slowed sharply in the last few months. It is interesting that the main place where a year on year actual decline…Read More
50,000 dairy cows dead or to be destroyed in New Mexico, Texas and surrounding areas due to the storm called “Goliath”.
There has been a major storm related disaster for the dairy production industry in South West USA. Approximately 35,000 cows have perished in a huge blizzard / storm called Goliath. It is thought that another 20,000 plus will have to be euthanized due to frost bitten teats! These are issues that are not experienced in…Read More