Our Sponsors

Dairy Australia
Dairy Australia is proud to be the Major Supporting Partner of the Australian Dairy Conference and this year’s focus on industry culture. People are at the heart of everything we do, as we work to support levy payers and the profitability and sustainability of our national dairy industry.

Rabobank – sponsor of ADC Gala Dinner

Rabobank Australia and Rabobank New Zealand are a part of the international Rabobank Group, the world’s leading specialist in food and agribusiness banking. Rabobank has 121 years’ experience providing customised banking and finance solutions to businesses involved in all aspects of food and agribusiness. Rabobank operates in 38 countries, servicing the needs of approximately 8.3 million clients worldwide. Rabobank has 93  branches and offices throughout Australia and New Zealand in all major agricultural regions. Rabobank has made the Gala dinner a flagship event bringing commitment and entertainment to those who attend.

Fonterra – Dairy for Life – sponsor of ADC Welcome function
As a major dairy processor with market-leading brands including Western Star™, Perfect Italiano™, Mainland™, and Anchor Food Professionals™, Fonterra has become an integral and valued supporter of ADC. Fonterra is the regular host of the ADC Welcome Function which sets the tone for the Conference, and reinforces its role in the Australian dairy industry.

The Australian Dairyfarmer – Media partner
As a dedicated publication to all things dairy, the Australian Dairyfarmer is a long-standing major media partner of the Australian Dairy Conference. The leading source in the country for dairy specific news you can find your entire ADC news and highlights featured in the valued bi-monthly publication and online news.

Boehringer Ingelheim – Young Dairy Scientist Award
Herd health is a priority for every dairy farmer and Boehringer Ingelheim are at the forefront of animal welfare as a global research-driven pharmaceutical company. With a scientific approach and ethos this makes Boehringer Ingelheim the perfect partner to put the spotlight on the latest dairy research by supporting the ADC Young Dairy Scientist Award.

DeLaval – Coffee Sponsor
As a worldwide leader in milking equipment and solutions for dairy farmers enabling sustainable food production, DeLaval is extremely well suited to bring you sustenance at ADC as our coffee sponsor with a dedicated barista serving up ‘real’ coffee to delegates within the trade display area. DeLaval is synonymous with the Australian dairy industry at the forefront of global dairy innovation.

Saputo Dairy Australia – Lunch sponsor
Saputo Dairy Australia is the largest dairy processor in Australia – producing, marketing and distributing a wide range of high quality dairy products for the domestic and international markets including cheese, fluid milk, extended shelf-life milk and cream products, cultured products and dairy ingredients. SDA products are sold in several countries under well-known brand names such as Caboolture, COON, Cracker Barrel*, Devondale, Great Ocean Road, King Island Dairy, Liddells, Mersey Valley, MG Ingredients, Mil Lel, South Cape, Sungold and Tasmanian Heritage. SDA is part of Saputo Inc., one of the top ten dairy processors in the world.




Allflex Livestock Intelligence – Lunch sponsor
Allflex Livestock Intelligence is the world leader in the design, development, manufacturing and delivery of solutions for animal identification, monitoring and traceability. Our data-driven solutions are used by farmers, companies and countries to manage hundreds of millions of animals worldwide. Allflex joins the ADC 2020 team sponsoring lunch on day one of Conference.

Lely Australia – Session sponsor
Lely Australia has a focus of making farmers’ lives easier with innovative solutions and tailored services offering solutions for almost all activities in the cow shed from milking to cleaning. Lely provide advice on how to organise a dairy farm smartly with the use of management systems. A fitting partnership with ADC to service and support our innovative mix of dairy farmers.





ST genetics Australia – sponsor of the Perfect Pitch
ST genetics Australia is the youngest International dairy genetics company in Australia – however this does not deter STGA from being the most focused dairy genetics company in providing a unique suite of breeding programs and solutions for Australian dairy farmers – included are the highest number of Genomic Sires and Proven Sires available in Sexed Ultra Female 4 ML semen, Chromosomal Mating, Genomic Testing, Unique Dairy Beef, Ultra fertility programs , Eco Feed and a Call Centre to enable users access to most current aspects of all STGA programs. STGA joins ADC in 2020 as sponsor of The Perfect Pitch – showcasing why dairy matters to the Australian dairy community.

Dairy News Australia – session sponsor
Dairy News Australia, arguably Australia’s most popular dairy publication, is a chatty and informative read delivering expertise, advice and industry news to dairy farmers across our nation. Featuring real life stories, Dairy News Australia brings farmers and key industry stakeholders together the Australian way, by being fair dinkum. Stay in the know via their monthly print publication, website and social media platforms.

MaxCare  – Pre Conference Tour
As a leading supplier of animal nutrition and health Max Care has been a regular supporter of ADC on-farm tours providing opportunity for dairy farmers to extend their knowledge and industry best practice. The intimate tour environment offers opportunity for delegates to develop relationships with one of Australia’s leading dairy nutrition specialists.

Daviesway – Pre Conference Tour
Daviesway offers an extensive range of specialist dairy systems and equipment ranging from building and upgrading quality dairies through to the best on farm dairy products. Daivesway and the ADC Conference tours are signature partners with organisation representatives imparting valued knowledge and expertise with delegates as they visit best practice operations.

Jefo Australia – Satchel sponsor
With a strong focus and commitment on the circle of life via animal health and reproduction, Jefo prides itself on its scientific research and focus to make life easier. A global company with a strong national presence, Jefo Australia joins the ADC team front and centre as satchel sponsor, equipping you with all the tools you need for Australia’s premier dairy event.




pasture.io – Break sponsor
Put your pasture management on autopilot. Pasture.io is changing the face of farm management through leading technology and innovation. The Pasture.io platform combines satellite images, local weather information and paddock activities such as fert and grazing records for measuring your pasture using A.I. Born on a Tassie dairy farm, the program is servicing farms from 50 ha in size right through to 14,000 ha. Make informed grazing decisions with Pasture.io who are sponsoring your official ADC cap in Melbourne 2020.

Bega – Break sponsor
Synonymous with the dairy industry in Australia, Bega has been a long established company most renown for their brand of cheese. A flourishing product line continues to see Bega maintain its position as a household name. As a regular supporter of ADC, Bega is on board again to help with delegate sustenance sponsoring a morning tea break.




Lactalis Australia – Break sponsor
With a rich history in Australia’s dairy industry spanning more than 80 years, Lactalis Australia (formerly Parmalat) is a regular supporter of Australia’s premier dairy event supporting and investing in the local industry and our national dairy farmers. With a global reach and strong local base, Lactalis continues its association with ADC bringing nutrition to your morning tea session.



Alltech Lienert Australia – Break sponsor

Working together for a planet of plenty. The Alltech Lienert mission is to improve the health and performance of people, animals and plants through nutrition and scientific innovation. From rumen health to fertility, our nutritional technologies help dairy producers overcome challenges to support cow health and profitability. Alltech Lienert join ADC as a break sponsor in Melbourne 2020.





Milk Exchange – Happy Hour sponsor 

The Milk Exchange is seeking a better way to buy and sell milk with transparent pricing, lower search costs and contracts that meet the new mandatory code. Suppliers can list uncontracted milk now at no listing cost and their milk pick-up and testing is all sorted. Milk Exchange join ADC 2020 as host of Happy Hour drinks at the conclusion of Conference.