On the land Archive

Sun shines on best dairy expo yet

WEDGED in between two blasts of cold, wet and windy weather last week; this year’s South Gippsland Dairy Expo came up smiling after basking in the only two sunny days we’ve seen in what seems like months And with local farmers still unable to

Murray Goulburn closes in on $100m savings

MURRAY Goulburn has already achieved $50 million in cost savings and is well on the way to reaching its goal of $100 million, according to MG chairman Phil Tracy. Mr Tracy was speaking at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo last Thursday, noting that while

Cow in the tank equals money in the bank, says Dr Steinfort

LIVESTOCK health innovator and vet John Steinfort of Steinfort Agvet, had several things to discuss with local farmers including his new, improved range of double-strength ear tags and his downer cow management system, including a riser tank to aid cow recovery. “In the US

Dairy workforce project launched at expo

ONE of the most useful things to come out of the South Gippsland Dairy Expo last week was the launch of a Dairy Workforce Employment Pack by Dairy Workforce Coordinator for GippsDairy, Kylie Barry. The pack, which is the culmination of a project funded