Wool Processing

Victoria and Tasmania lead AWEX National Wool Declaration uptake

ALMOST 70 percent of Australia’s wool growers are declaring the mulesing status of their wool and about 13pc of the national clip is coming from non-mulesed flocks…Read More

Sheep Central, May 20, 2019

New Zealand-born shearer sets eight hour Merino ewe record

NEW ZEALAND-BORN shearer Lou Brown has put in the quickest-ever day of Merino shearing to smash a world record which has withstood at least four other attempts since it was set 16 years ago…Read More

Doug Laing, Shearing Sports New Zealand, April 29, 2019

Victoria and Tasmania lead AWEX National Wool Declaration uptake

ALMOST 70 percent of Australia’s wool growers are declaring the mulesing status of their wool and about 13pc of the national clip is coming from non-mulesed flocks…Read More

Sheep Central, May 20, 2019

AuctionsPlus sheep and listings go higher as demand increases

MORE store sheep and lambs were offered on AuctionsPlus last week as confidence returned to sellers and buyers…Read More

Sheep Central, May 20, 2019

Ballarat lambs set new Victorian saleyard record of $300 + VIDEO

BALLARAT stock agency TB White and Sons has set a new Victorian record price for lambs of $300 as competition intensified among export processors for quality supplies…Read More

Terry Sim, May 15, 2019

Early online wool sales might indicate market movement

AUCTIONSPLUS online wool sales slowed last week, but early online purchases this week might indicate a change in buyer sentiment…Read More

Sheep Central, May 15, 2019

Rainfall lifts AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb offering for keen buyers

RAINFALL brought a flood of sheep and lambs onto Australia’s online livestock sale platform AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, May 13, 2019

Prices dip as big Chinese buyers sit out Australian wool auctions

AUSTRALIAN crossbred wool prices improved, but Merino values drifted lower with the absence of major Chinese buyers from auctions this week…Read More

Sheep Central, May 10, 2019

Forward wool trading increases as market seeks to minimise risk

INCREASED volumes of wool went through the forward markets this week as risk mitigation was at the forefront of everyone’s mind…Read More

Michael Avery, Southern Aurora Markets partner, May 10, 2019

Ballarat’s extra heavy lambs hit a record $287 as rain falls

LAMB prices started to hit record prices in Victoria this week as northern saleyards reported rapidly declining supplies, especially of heavy and extra heavy lambs…Read More

Terry Sim, May 8, 2019

Hells Gate’s Gordon Paterson buys up Wycheproof ewes after rain

RECENT rain drove some big buyers to Wycheproof’s special store sheep sale last Friday. The Paterson family led by patriarch Gordon Paterson bought a third of the offering of scanned..Read More

Terry Sim, May 6, 2019

AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb buying across NSW lifts with rainfall

NEW South Wales producers dominated online sheep and lamb buying last week, after rainfall in the state’s west and Riverina regions, and into central and western Queensland and parts of Victoria…Read More

Sheep Central, May 6, 2019

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