Hay Merino ewes sell to $440 and $20 higher average

MERINO ewes of all ages met strong and consistent demand at New South Wales’ Hay September Sheep Sale on Friday…Read More

Murray Arnel, September 26, 2022

Poll Dorset ram, Border Leicester ewe win at Melbourne Royal

A POLL Dorset ram from Finley High School in New South Wales has taken out the coveted interbreed champion ram sash in the Melbourne Royal Show sheep competition…Read More

Sheep Central, September 26, 2022

Rafa and Rabbit were the top dogs at the Henty sheep trials

ADAMINABY yard dog trialler Dean Incher took out the prestigious Hypro Murray Valley Yard Dog Championships at the Henty Machinery Field Days last week…Read More

Sheep Central, September 26, 2022

New season lambs lift AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb offering

INCREASED new season lamb listings underpinned an 87 percent surge in the AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb offering last week…Read More

Sheep Central, September 26, 2022

AWI to host webinar on WoolQ platform and traceability

WOOL growers will have an opportunity to get an update on Australian Wool Innovation’s WoolQ platform in a webinar tomorrow evening…Read More

Sheep Central, September 26, 2022

Top young red meat judges undergo intensive training

AUSTRALIA’S next generation of red meat industry talent is meeting in south-east Queensland this week for an intensive program of professional development and industry training…Read More

Sheep Central, September 26, 2022

Recruitment: Improving communication in the workplace

MANAGERS and their staff communicate hundreds, perhaps thousands of times every day and the quality of that communication is important to business performance and employee well-being…Read More

Sheep Central, September 26, 2022

Ag Ministers set 1 January 2025 start for mandatory sheep EID

AUSTRALIA’S State and Federal Governments are working toward mandatory implementation of a national electronic identification system for sheep and goats by 1 January 2025…Read More

Terry Sim, September 22, 2022

TFI receives $5m govt grant to upgrade new Bourke plant

One of Australia’s largest meat processing companies will upgrade its smallstock facilities and expand operations at Bourke, with a $5 million grant from the NSW Government. ..Read More

Sheep Central, September 23, 2022

Weekly property review: Is carbon potential coming into buyer calculations?

The market for grazing properties that include potential or existing carbon projects is seen as relatively immature due to few transactions and limited transparency. This week’s property review examines whether it is a matter of time before capturing carbon is added to the value of Australian grazing land…Read More

Property editor Linda Rowley, September 23, 2022

Merino and crossbred fleece prices fall in Australian wool auctions

AUSTRALIAN wool prices – Merino and crossbred fleece of all microns – fell further at auctions this week, with only oddments holding firm on average…Read More

Sheep Central, September 22, 2022

Research finds that sheep love a bit of ‘nuked’ lucerne hay

UNIVERSITY of Melbourne researchers have discovered that sheep love warm crispy lucerne fresh out of the microwave…Read More

Sheep Central, September 22, 2022

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