Some ‘farm-fresh milk’ in South Africa is actually imported from Poland – here’s how to tell

2019-09-30 14:24

“Do you South Africans realise what damage you do to the local dairy farmer by buying the milk?"

Camel milk is the new milk craze in South Africa - should you try it?

2019-09-10 11:50

Do camel milk's nutritional benefits exceed that of cow’s milk and popular milk alternatives? We take a look.

Brimstone meets with pro-Palestinian body over Clover buy out

2019-02-07 17:33

Palestine solidarity organisation BDS South Africa said it had a "positive and productive meeting" with Brimstone over its proposed multi-billion rand buy out of Clover.

Milk pudding

2018-12-19 11:44

This egg and sugar-free version of milk pudding tastes just as delicious.

'I am HIV positive – can I breastfeed my child?'

2018-06-08 11:19

An HIV positive mother from Limpopo was advised not to breastfeed but to use baby formula milk, which she cannot afford because she is not working.

Sex is big business in dairy farming

2018-01-03 07:20

Sex is big business in dairy farming, which is why a battle is brewing in the US over new technologies designed to make sure only milk-producing cows are born.

Toddlers who drink milk 'alternatives' may end up shorter

2017-06-09 10:48

The nutritional content of different milk substitutes varies widely, and some may shortchange children on protein, fat and other nutrients.

5 milkshakes recipes to make you feel nostalgic

2016-06-01 12:10

Who can say no to a thick, malty milkshake?

Homemade almond milk

2015-11-09 09:59

There is no wastage as the leftover almond meal can be added to smoothies or your breakfast oatmeal.

Milking it: Israel leads the way in dairy tech

2015-05-20 10:45

Israeli dairy farmers have overcome setbacks by using technology and developing equipment to boost output, making Israeli cows the most productive in the world.


This Los Angeles-based sustainable fashion start-up turns milk into clothing. Yes, you read that right.

2019-09-30 10:40

Sustainable fashion start-up Mi Terro created the Milk Tee to put wasted dairy product to good use — for both their customers and the environment.

Everything you need to know about 'cockroach milk' — the protein-packed superfood that some can’t wait to get their hands on

2019-03-28 20:07

Cockroach milk is protein-filled, but it probably won't help with weight loss. Here's what to know about the health fad of drinking cockroach milk.

The lowdown on low-fat milk (it's all good)

2018-12-25 15:00

There are many ways besides drinking a glass of low-fat milk to get this rich store of calcium into your diet.

What the heck is Moon Milk?

2018-08-30 09:07

Move over selfie cappuccino, Moon Milk is the new Instagrammable drink but it’s more than just a pretty picture.

Shortcrust biscuit-base milk tart

2018-02-26 11:33

A foolproof way to make this old favourite.

5 foods that can trigger an asthma attack

2017-08-07 09:26

Struggling with asthma? You might want to check your food labels.

Spike in raw material prices to hit consumers

2016-10-14 10:07

Statistics show the producer price index of raw milk has gone up by 24% over the past year, with consumers paying more for milk than last year due to the drought.

Milk pricing in big supermarkets questioned

2016-05-29 20:45

The market position of smaller independent milk producers in South Africa remains precarious, according to a retail price watchdog.

Milk can boost your brain power

2015-06-18 12:05

DietDoc reports on the link between dairy intake and the concentration of the 'master antioxidant' glutathione in brain tissue of healthy, elderly adults.

End of EU milk quotas raises cheers

2015-04-01 17:15

European Union milk quotas have been lifted after more than 30 years, creating expansion opportunities for some dairy farmers.

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