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Fonterra - the options for change

Written by Monday, 31 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

Created in 2001, Fonterra was heralded as a 'breakthrough idea' meant to help New Zealand 'catch the knowledge wave'. 14 years on, there's been no economic transformation, writes Tony Baldwin. Read more

NDRI team clones female calf from high milk-producing buffalo

Written by Monday, 31 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

Chandigarh: A team of scientists of Karnal-based National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) has successfully cloned a female calf from the cells of a high milk-producing buffalo. Read more

China builds 100,000-cow dairy farm

Written by Friday, 14 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

CHINA is building the biggest dairy farm in the world with 100,000 cows to supply Russia. The enormous farm at Mudanjiang City in north-east China will have 60,000 more cows than the current biggest dairy farm, also in China. Read more

VIETNAM PRESS-Vinamilk builds $73 mln dairy farm complex - Vietnam Economic Times

Written by Friday, 14 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

Vinamilk, Vietnam's top dairy products maker, has started construction on a 1.6 trillion dong ($73.3 million) complex of farms and feed supply, the Vietnam Economic Times newspaper reported. Read more

Murray Goulburn's tough lesson in Vietnam

Written by Sunday, 09 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

Australia's biggest milk processor Murray Goulburn has high hopes of strengthening trade with Asia – but it knows full well the challenges of building a successful export business. Read more

Milk price 'not sustainable': Fonterra CEO

Written by Sunday, 09 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

NEW Zealand's dairy farmers are in for a bumpy ride for the next six to 12 months, Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings says. Read more

Fresh milk output rises despite poor prospects

Written by Friday, 07 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

HCM CITY (VNS) — Viet Nam expects to increase total volume of fresh milk to 2.6 billion litres by 2020...Read more

Fonterra farmers not alone in feeling dairy pain

Written by Friday, 07 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

Canterbury farmers have plenty of company when it comes to feeling the pain of collapsing dairy prices. Read more

World's dairy farmers do it tough as prices fall further

Written by Wednesday, 05 August 2015 Published in News & Updates

Overnight global dairy prices fell for the tenth consecutive time. Read more