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No simple solution to farmgate prices

AUSTRALIAN Dairy Farmers (ADF) has renewed calls for industry unity in finding reasonable solutions to address declining farm gate returns.

Staff writer
The latest Dairy Australia Situation and Outlook report, out yesterday, attributed a trend of declining farm profitability to soaring production costs combined with relatively steady milk prices.

The latest Dairy Australia Situation and Outlook report, out yesterday, attributed a trend of declining farm profitability to soaring production costs combined with relatively steady milk prices.

Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten and Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Joel Fitzgibbon yesterday announced that Labor would investigate the minimum farm gate milk price if Labor...

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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