Over 100 parliamentarians, advisors, departmental members and industry stakeholders gathered in Canberra on Wednesday 14 October, in celebration of Australian
dairy’s innovative and dynamic value chain. Hosted by the Australian Dairy Industry Council (ADIC) the dinner centred on the theme of Australian Dairy,
Thinking Beyond the Box.
leaders including Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, the Hon. Barnaby Joyce and Shadow Minister for Agriculture, the Hon. Joel Fitzgibbon
identify the importance of collaboration in achieving a more sustainably profitable future.
strengthen dairying in Australia such as boosting funding for R&D, biosecurity and water infrastructure, developing more innovative and collaborative
business models for farmers and establishing an ACCC Commissioner for Agriculture.
Agreement will help to significantly grow demand for Australian dairy products well into the future,” Minister Joyce said.
efficient, and sustainably profitable sector.”
that our industry invests in R,D&E our farmers and processors see three dollars in returns,” Mr Campbell said.
technologies is a challenge. Shared government and industry investment in R,D&E is critical to our success.”
Aubrey Pellett provided guests with insight into key advancements in dairy technology and science.