Located in Nigeria's Kaduna State, the 200-hectare farm is scheduled to open in 2022.

European dairy co-operative Arla Foods is building a state-of-the-art commercial dairy farm in Northern Nigeria and use it as a training base for 1,000 local dairy farmers.

Dairy Australia senior industry analyst Sofia Omstedt says a vast majority of farm businesses are expecting to make an operating profit this season.

With farmer confidence and consumer optimism high, much of Australia’s dairy industry has been riding on a wave of positivity over the past few months, according to Dairy Australia’s June 2021 Situation and Outlook report.

Arla hopes to be a carbon net zero dairy co-operative in 2050.

European dairy co-operative Arla says renewable electricity produced by its farmer owners could soon be used to operate in milk plants.

Australian Dairy Farmers president Terry Richardson says dairy organisational reform is an industry priority.

The Australian dairy industry has dropped an ambitious plan to form a single 'whole-of-industry' body.

Malcolm Bailey (inset) wants UK to honour its commitments in the NZ-UK free trade agreement.

Plans for the United Kingdom to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have come with a warning from New Zealand dairy companies.

Praise has been heaped upon a free trade agreement upgrade signed by Minister of Trade Damien O'Connor.

There is widespread praise from both the primary and business sectors for the signing last week of a revamped free trade deal with China.

Dairy processors say the launch of free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations between New Zealand and the UK is a positive development.

Boutique dairy, Lewis Road Creamery, says sales of its premium butter in the US have skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Australian dairy farmers need support to stay farming as bush fire destruction comes on top of drought woes, says an industry spokesman.

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