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New milk fridge tech could see dairy farmers cut costs and carbon

New milk fridge tech could see dairy farmers cut costs and carbon - Dairy News 7X7

Replacing a gas-leaking milk chiller will cut a farm’s carbon footprint and bills, says a new partnership encouraging the upgrades. Fonterra hopes hundreds of its farmers will make the switch, lessening the planetary impact of its milk. To curb bacterial growth, raw milk must be rapidly chilled below 6C within hours of collection. However, many […]

Government to partner with Fonterra to cut coal use in dairy

Government to partner with Fonterra to cut coal use in dairy - Dairy News 7X7

The Government has announced it will partner with Fonterra  in an attempt to cut coal use in the dairy industry, and reduce agricultural emissions. The relationship will see the dairy giant commit to cutting coal usage across six of its manufacturing sites which it says will result in 2.1 million tonnes of early C02e reductions. […]

Dairy imports to India from New Zealand is a big ask- Earl Rattray

Dairy imports to India from New Zealand is a big ask- Earl Rattray - Dairy News 7X7

A new report from the India-New Zealand Business Council takes a fresh look at the state of the relationship between the two countries. The Asia Media Centre spoke to INZBC Chair Earl Rattray about the report, and where to next in the long-running relationship. The India New Zealand Business Council (INZBC) plays a critical role in […]

Allegation-Indian dairy delegate grabbed Kiwi woman

Allegation-Indian dairy delegate grabbed Kiwi woman - Dairy News 7X7

Newshub can reveal there has been a possible diplomatic incident involving a high-powered dairy delegation from India. Police have confirmed they are assessing a complaint from a woman who alleges she was “grabbed” and had “unwanted photographs” taken of her by two Indian men on this major trade visit. The men were from a co-operative […]

New Zealand’s plan to tax cow and sheep burps-FAQs

New Zealand’s plan to tax cow and sheep burps-FAQs - Dairy News 7X7

New Zealand has a strange problem at hand – burping livestock. For a rather unusual issue, it has an unusual solution. The country has unveiled a plan to tax sheep and cattle burps. Why is New Zealand taxing burps? When these animals burp, they release methane. And the plan has been put into place to […]