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Current issues and activities

  • ADIC Launches Code of Practice on Contractual Arrangements

    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 Industry 2016 Sustainability Report

    Dairy Industry 2016 Sustainability Report

    The 2016 Dairy Industry Sustainability report confirms the commitment of the Australian dairy industry to enhance livelihoods, improve wellbeing and reduce our environmental impact.

  • Taking Stock

    Taking Stock

    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

    Mistreatment of animals unacceptable to Australian dairy farmers

  • Routine Calving Induction* Phase Out

    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

    Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines for Cattle

  • FAQs regarding revised industry routine calving induction policy

    FAQs regarding revised industry routine calving induction policy

  • Annual Review 2015-16

    Annual Review 2015-16

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