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Central West Dairy Group runs programs to support the region's dairy farmers

Central West Dairy Group

Central West Dairy Group Dog Dairy NSW

What we do

Central West Dairy Group (Central West DG) represents the interests of local dairy farming families regarding research, development, extension and education primarily through the provision of locally delivered on-farm services and professional liaison with Dairy NSW, Dairy Australia and key industry stakeholders.

Central West DG regularly delivers a range of industry activities to promote profitable and sustainable dairying, mostly in conjunction with supporting industry stakeholders. Topics of interest range from on-farm production issues, to natural resource management, animal welfare, business management to farmer health and well-being.

Geographic area we cover

Central West DG supports farms from the Dubbo dairy sub-region through to Forbes and along the river basin from Cowra to Condobolin. 

Activities and events

Central West DG supports training workshops to enhance dairy farmers’ skills across these areas:

  • High quality milk production
  • Herd health
  • Farm productivity
  • Business profitability
  • Managing regulations, and
  • Natural resource management.

Look up current Central West DG events on the Dairy NSW and RDG events calendar.

Contact 

Chair
Rose Philipzen
Email: rose@moxeyfarms.com.au
Ph: 02 6344 8462
M: 0438 885 113 

Initiatives

Our Farm, Our Plan

Our Farm, Our Plan is a new program designed to equip farmers to clarify their long term goals, identify the actions needed and to manage uncertainty and risk.

Hay and grain reports

The hay and grain report is commissioned by Dairy Australia to provide an independent and timely assessment of hay and grain markets in each dairying region. The report is updated 40 weeks per year.

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