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Daily Liberal: Little Big Dairy Co's Erika Chesworth says no to dairy discounting

NSW Farmers remains committed to pushing for the end to dairy discounting. Dairy discounting by retailers has eroded the sustainability and strength of the NSW dairy industry since 2011.Farmers have not had the opportunity to build resilience into their business and the current dry conditions are highlighting this fact. Farmers...

Daily Liberal: Little Big Dairy Co family battling to keep milk on the shelves

Fifth generation dairy farmers from Dubbo are struggling to keep their milk and cream products on the shelves as supermarkets push the ‘drought levy’ milk brands to customers.The Chesworth family are speaking out against the artificial drought levies introduced in Coles and Woolworths brand milk, arguing the milk levies are temporary and will do...

Western Magazine: Sunrise visit Dubbo, Little Big Dairy as part of drought tour

Sunrise filmed in Dubbo at Little Big Dairy Company after an operational and safety decision meant they were unable to film at the Dubbo saleyards as they had originally announced. A Dubbo Regional Council spokesperson said given the number of semi-trailers, cars and people working on site transporting stock, preparing for...

Daily Liberal: Big Little Dairy's feed costs double during drought

COSTS for fodder have more than doubled for one Dubbo region farmer following widespread drought across the state.With 100 per cent of NSW now declared in drought, many farmers have been sourcing feed from as far away as Queensland, Victoria and South Australia.One of those farmers is The Little Big...

Daily Liberal: Grand win for Little Big Dairy Company

Dubbo’s Little Big Dairy Company have taken out top honours at this year’s 2018 Australian Grand Dairy Awards, with their Pure Double Cream being named Champion Cream. Now in its 19th year, the prestigious Australian Grand Dairy Awards recognises and rewards Australia’s top producers for their expert craftsmanship across 18...

Western Magazine: Little Big Dairy Co shortlisted as finalists in Australian Grand Dairy Awards

Central west dairy producer Little Big Dairy Company has been shortlisted as one of the top three finalists for their Pure Double Cream, in the 2018 Australian Grand Dairy Awards in the cream category. The Little Big Dairy Co is a family-run farm, owned and managed by the Chesworth family....