NSW Farmers Association (NSWFA)
The New South Wales Farmers Association (NSWFA) is a state-based policy and advocacy body representing NSW commodities across cropping, horticulture and livestock. The Dairy Committee of NSWFA is a State Member of ADF. With an estimated 710 registered dairy farms region – NSW is Australia’s second largest dairying state and the biggest supplier of fresh drinking milk in the country.
NSWFA’s 2015-16 highlights
- Actively engaged on a national and state level representing the farmers to end $1 per litre supermarket milk.
- Finalised the National Bovine Johne's Disease Strategic Plan Review in early 2016.
- Lobbied and was able to secure a commitment from state government to develop a cattle underpass scheme.
State Member key contacts
Rob McIntosh (Dairy Council President)
Matt Brand (SDFO CEO)
Jamie Lovell (SDFO Executive Officer)
For more information about NSWFA, visit their website: http://www.nswfarmers.org.au/