Dairy sector 'being milked dry'

25 April 2021 - 05:04 By JANE STEINACKER

SA's dairy industry is running dry as small and medium-sized farmers battle to survive, with many having no choice but to close or sell to larger commercial entities.

"The milk industry is in a huge amount of trouble," said Ian van Niekerk, CEO of Oakland Dairy, which processes milk and makes cream, yoghurt and cheese for retailers nationwide...

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