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The move coincides with Dairy Code of Conduct deadline requiring processors to publish supply agreements online.
The Australian dairy company was forced to dump around 900,000 litres of milk in the aftermath of the fires.
A lucrative contract to supply Queensland hospitals went to foreign-owned Lactalis Group and Lion.
In four years, the number of dairy farmers in Australia dropped by 9 per cent.
Fonterra chief executive Miles Hurrell said there are positive signals for milk price but warned that a lot can change.
Dairy farmers call for 11-cent milk levy in face of high fodder prices and increasing energy costs.
Australia’s National Party has joined the call, passing a motion urging the federal government to ban plant-based and other alternative products calling themselves milk.
Demand for hemp milk forecast to grow substantially over the next five years.
World-first technology allows raw milk to be bottled and cold pressed straight from the farm.
The retailer is following in the footsteps of Aldi and Woolworths by upping its milk prices to reflect farmgate increases.