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07 June 2022
Co-operative Farming: May 2022 news

When the town of Sea Lake was left with no local pub, the community took matters into their own hands, renovating a derelict building and opening The Royal as the Sea Lake Hotel Co-operative Limited.

28 April 2022
Co-operative Farming: April 2022 news

Discover why co-ops give small farmers a voice and can empower them to collectively address sustainability challenges impacting their businesses and the wider community.

23 March 2022
Co-operative Farming: March 2022 news

Across Australia we have been shocked and dismayed by the recent flood disaster in Queensland and New South Wales.

25 February 2022
Co-operative Farming: February 2022 news

In this Meet the Co-op Farmers episode we discover the bank that’s well-known globally as the world’s biggest agricultural bank – Rabobank Australia.

19 January 2022
Co-operative Farming: January 2022 news

Our latest Meet the Farmers podcast episode takes us to Killarney, a small town on the NSW–Qld border.

19 January 2022
Mountain Milk Co-op announces milk supply agreement with the Milawa Cheese Company

The Mountain Milk Co-operative have signed a milk supply agreement with the Milawa Cheese Company.

17 December 2021
Co-operative Farming: December 2021 news

The latest episode of Meet the Co-op Farmers has dropped and it’s a cracker. A community owned abattoir steps up to deliver paddock to plate.

13 December 2021
Coota Co-op interviews on ABC NSW Country Hour

Our Meet the Farmers Podcast guest, Leigh Bowden, from The Cootamundra District Co-op has been interviewed on NSW Country Hour twice this month.

30 November 2021
Farm co-op champion elected to represent Australian sector in the Asia-Pacific region

Natalie Browning, Deputy Chair of Australia’s largest co-operative and a founding member of the BCCM – CBH Group, was today elected to the regional board of the International Co-operative Alliance Asia-Pacific.