Stock Journal March Column

The Advertiser: 14 Mar 2017

The Adelaide Advertiser reported our good news story of the Barossa-based Kernich family’s recovery from adversity after losing their father in an on-farm accident and struggling with the farmgate price of dairy collapse last year. The Kernich sisters have taken part in the Rural Business Support ‘Dairy Farm Business Strategic Review’ which has seen them review their business position and put in place new practices to improve productivity and profitability.

 

“The RBS program was great because we were at a point of ‘how do we go forward without him? How do we fit into the busness and do what we want? It made us focus on our efficiencies” Lisa Werner, Jersey Fresh

 

Click here for the full story:

http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/barossa-valley-dairy-farming-sisters-have-overcome-death-of-father-to-ensure-their-family-milk-business-jersey-fresh-continues-to-thrive/news-story/813b9059dc9673dc625133647e04cd87

 

ABC Country Hour: 28 Feb 2017

ABC’s Country Hour program featured a segment on the Rural Business Support ‘Dairy Farm Business Strategic Review’ which provides workshops and training for dairy farms to increase efficiency, productivity and profitability. RBS Business Development Manager Nigel Robinson was interviewed and the Kernich family business ‘Jersey Fresh’ also features as a participant in our pilot program.

The segment begins at 30mins and 50 secs into the podcast.

 

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-28/sa-country-hour-28-february-2017/8310988

Stock Journal Feb Column

YP Times: 31 Jan 2017

Article courtesy of the Yorke Peninsula Country Times