The new collaborative dairy RD&E program for NSW

Unlocking the potential of milk, cow and water to increase productivity and profitability,
de-risk the dairy industry and develop new markets.

2021 DRF Symposium - Presentations now on YouTube

Listen to the latest Dairy Up Project reports on the Dairy Research Foundation YouTube channel.

New Opportunities for PhD research

Dairy UP is currently taking expressions of interest from students interested in undertaking a PhD project with our team of world leading scientists.

Farm registrations now open

NSW dairy farmers with good records are now invited to express their interest in being involved with Dairy UP’s projects


Helping farmers increase
productivity and profitability

De-risking the dairy industry

Developing new markets


3 theme areas
10 projects
5 years
A coordinated network of monitored dairy farms


The Dairy Research Foundation (DRF)
The Program Coordination Group (PCG)
The individual Project Teams (PT)
The Steering & Advisory Board (SAB)


Project releases and updates


Dairy Research Foundation
Dairy UP is located at the Centre for Carbon, Water and Food (CCWF) on Camden Campus, Faculty of Science,
The University of Sydney.

General Enquiries
Phone: (02) 4651 9871

Media Enquiries:
Phone: 0419 349 244