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Rural

Curbing dairy emissions a question of diet

sadviser June 29, 2011

FEEDING dairy cows oilseeds or feeds high in fat substantially curbs emissions of a powerful greenhouse gas, according to new research by the Department of Primary Industries (DPI).Scientists from DPI Ellinbank found that for

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More milk required as expansion plans progress

sadviser June 29, 2011

ONE of Australia’s largest independent milk supply companies, United Dairy Power (UDP) has commenced its region wide campaign inviting local farmers to join in preparation for the upcoming season and the opening of the

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Recognition for local producer

sadviser June 29, 2011

FONTERRA has stolen the show at the 2011 Dairy Industry Association of Australia (DIAA) Australian Dairy Product Awards, receiving an impressive seven trophies, ten gold and 36 silver awards.  Fonterra’s Echuca manufacturing site won

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Future of SPC critical

sadviser June 29, 2011

HIGHLIGHTING the significant challenges faced by the region’s fruit producers currently, National Member for Murray Valley, Tim McCurdy tabled with Minister for Agriculture and Food Security, Peter Walsh the situation faced by local producers

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New Zealand gets Heinz and we get fire blight

sadviser June 29, 2011

APPROXIMATELY 15 local fruit growers travelled from the Goulburn Valley to Parliament House in Canberra during the week to meet with politicians and to call for support to help keep fire blight out of

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MLA announces new Managing Director

sadviser June 15, 2011

MEAT & Livestock Australia Chairman, Don Heatley has announced Scott Hansen as the new Managing Director. Mr Hansen joined MLA in 2004 as the company’s Communications Manager, soon becoming General Manager for Industry Affairs

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