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More wool expected in New South Wales and South Australia

SHORN wool production is expected to increase in New South Wales and South Australia in 2023/24, but decrease in all other states, according to the latest industry production forecast…Read More

Sheep Central, December 15, 2023

Peak grower body calls for collaboration from AWI board

WoolProducers Australia has welcomed the new AWI board and called for genuine collaboration for industry good. WoolProducers chief executive officer Jo Hall congratulated the newly elected directors – George Millington,..Read More

Sheep Central, November 17, 2023

Millington, Jackson and Watson elected to AWI board

HOPES of a WoolProducers Australia-driven renewal of the Australian Wool Innovation board were dashed today at the 2023 AWI director election…Read More

Sheep Central, November 17, 2023

Historic Winton Saxon wool operation wins excellence award

HISTORIC Tasmanian Saxon wool operation Winton has won the prestigious Vitale Barberis Canonico Wool Excellence Award for 2023…Read More

Sheep Central, November 15, 2023

WoolProducers Australia welcomes two new NSW directors

TWO new directors from New South Wales have been elected to the board of peak grower body, WoolProducers Australia…Read More

Sheep Central, November 13, 2023

Former WoolProducers leader Storey seeks AWI board seat

FORMER WoolProducers Australia president and Yass grower Ed Storey has confirmed he is seeking support to be a candidate in the 2023 Australian Wool Innovation director election…Read More

Sheep Central, August 1, 2023

Gippsland Helimed wool donations to tip $100,000 next week

GIPPSLAND wool grower donations are expected to push the region’s contribution to the Helimed Auxiliary past $100,000 next week…Read More

Sheep Central, January 13, 2023

Australian annual wool forecast firm at 340 million kilograms

AUSTRALIA’S expected wool production in 2022/23 has been held firm at 340 million greasy kilograms in the latest official industry forecast…Read More

Sheep Central, December 16, 2022

ANZ forecasts continued sheep meat and wool price volatility

SHEEP meat and wool prices are likely to continue to remain volatile in coming months due to forecast strong production growth, according to ANZ’s latest agri commodity report…Read More

Sheep Central, December 12, 2022

Australian wool looks to India under new trade agreement

AUSTRALIA’S wool industry is making plans to boost trade and co-operation after the ratification of the new India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (Ind-Aus ECTA) in Federal Parliament last week…Read More

Sheep Central, November 28, 2022

Sheep versus wheat is about price and productivity

THE long-term price trend of wheat versus wool actually favours wool yet most Australian broadacre farms will remain crop-dominant, according to Australian Export Grains Innovation Centre chief economist Professor Ross Kingwell…Read More

AEGIC chief economist Professor Ross Kingwell, March 23, 2022

Women In Wool call to arms on woollen garments

MERINEO founder Claire Hausler has invoked Women In Wool to use their power as consumers to urge retailers to stock woollen garments…Read More

Terry Sim, March 14, 2022

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