$1 milk removed

It was business as usual for dairy farmers last week after Woolworths announced it was removing $1 milk products.  Verseteden’s farm manager Jaye McDonald at Longwarry hopes the decision will flow on to other supermarkets. 

One dollar milk products may have been removed from one supermarket chain last week, but a Longwarry dairy farmer has said there is still a long way to go in in improving market prices. John Versteden, who also is an

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Dairy youth show

Scarlett Bawden won the under seven-year-old handler class at the dairy youth show.

The Gippsland Dairy Youth Group hosted its annual dairy youth show at Logan Park on Saturday, March 10. The show featured 51 head of cattle and handler classes attracted more than 30 entries. Judge Daniel Bacon from Northern Victoria praised

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Time out for farmers

Rhonda Skews of Neerim South, Brett Bransgrove of Neerim East and Michael Perry of Neerim South took some time out from the farm

  The local community banded together to show support for dairy farmers during a lunch held at the Neerim South Hotel last week. Neerim District Financial Service arranged the “day off the farm” event to show support for local dairy

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