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The Dairy Standard Chart of Accounts aims to drive consistency across the Australian dairy industry in how we discuss, describe, calculate and report farm business performance.

Dairy Standard Chart of Accounts

Dairy Australia has worked with industry to establish an agreed methodology for tracking farm performance based on cash, profit and wealth, captured in an agreed Standard Charts of Accounts.

This agreed way of setting up accounts for dairy farmers means that farmers, consultants and bankers are increasingly using the same way of organising financials, allowing more meaningful comparisons and deeper conversations about farm business management, profitability and wealth

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Industry partnerships

A number of industry groups have contributed to the development of the Dairy Standard Chart of Accounts, including Murray Dairy and Agriculture Victoria.


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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