‘Negative’ lamb skin values hit processors and producers

SHEEP and lamb producers have been charged up to $5 for skin disposal as depressed global enquiry for leather products and low crossbred wool values limits marketing and cost-recovery options for meat processors…Read More

Terry Sim, August 2, 2023

More female wool classers graduating as demand grows

MORE women than men were graduating as wool classers for the first time across Australia, according to the Australian Wool Exchange…Read More

Sheep Central, July 26, 2023

New Zealand shearers shape-up for big match at Royal Welsh Show

THE Wools of New Zealand Shearing Sports New Zealand team is closing in on the last stages of its 2023 UK tour with hopes of scoring its first win in the last two tests against Wales…Read More

Doug Laing, Shearing Sports New Zealand, July 26, 2023

WoolProducers gets $800,000 grant for wool processing study

PEAK grower body WoolProducers Australia has won an $800,000 grant to undertake the second phase in its study into developing domestic and early-stage wool processing…Read More

Sheep Central, March 27, 2023

Oceania beef processors poised to capitalise on beef exports

SENSORX Accuro makes meeting export regulations and consumer demands easy, with accurate fat-to-lean ratios, reliable contamination detection and product traceability. ..Read More

Sponsored Content, January 30, 2023

Meat processing research shows good return on investment

A RECENT evaluation of the Australian Meat Processor Corporation’s research and development investments from the 2021-22 financial year indicates the red meat processor R&D body is on track to deliver..Read More

Sheep Central, January 16, 2023

Wool technology and shearing results will feature at Elmore

WOOL technology and the latest study results on a six-monthly versus annual shearing comparison will be outlined at Elmore next month…Read More

Sheep Central, January 13, 2023

AWN to take largest holding in The New Zealand Merino Co

AUSTRALIAN agri-services wool and livestock business AWN will become the largest single shareholder in The New Zealand Merino Company in a deal set to conclude in April this year…Read More

Sheep Central, January 11, 2023

Growers surge into WoolClip digital platform

UPTAKE of Australia’s world-leading digital on-farm wool platform surged last year, reaching more than 100,000 bales for the first time…Read More

Sheep Central, January 11, 2023

PALM plans to fill metro meat processor and wool jobs

METROPOLITAN meat processor access to the expanded Pacific Australia Labour Mobility scheme has been welcomed by the sector’s peak body…Read More

Terry Sim, December 16, 2022

Pyrenees Park wins 6th Record Bale award with 10.6 micron entry

AUSTRALIAN ultrafine Merino wool producer Pyrenees Park has won Italian processor Loro Piana’s Record Bale award for the sixth consecutive year with a 10.6 micron entry…Read More

Terry Sim, December 2, 2022

McIntyre secures sixth national shearing title at Bendigo

NEW South Wales shearer Daniel McIntyre has retained the title as Australia’s top shearer for a fourth consecutive year at the Australian Shearing and Wool Handling Championships at Bendigo in a quick clean display…Read More

Terry Sim, November 30, 2022

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