Michael and Michelle Copland peak milk 780 cows on the 221ha effective dairy platform in a hybrid sharemilking agreement achieving 400,000kgMS with a $4.17 FWE. The farm also runs 85ha of support block for young stock and cropping with an additional 45ha lease block also for cropping.
- What does the future of progression and succession look like to ensure people still thrive in the dairy industry? Hybrid contracts, leasing?
- Diversification - what is the best use of non-dairy land to generate the best returns?
- What has the impact been of reducing phosphorus and nitrogen applications by 30%?
BBQ lunch provided.