Current issues and activities
Annual Review 2015-16
ADIC Launches Code of Practice on Contractual Arrangements
The Australian Dairy Industry Council (ADIC) launches the first Dairy Industry Code of Practice for standard form contractual arrangements.
Through consultation with state member organisations, farmers and processors, the ADIC has developed the voluntary Code to help ensure greater transparency and fairness in milk supply and pricing.
Dairy Australia’s Taking Stock program provides one-to-one support for dairy farmers. For more information get in touch with your Regional Development Program – they will provide you with all the information you need to access this service.
Mistreatment of animals unacceptable to Australian dairy farmers
Routine Calving Induction* Phase Out
The dairy industry has introduced a revised routine calving induction limit of 12% of cows in a
herd for 2017. Down from the 15% target in 2016.
Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines for Cattle
FAQs regarding revised industry routine calving induction policy