Wool Processing

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

Mark is Australia’s top wool handler after 23 years of trying

IT was a tale of oddments on the way to glory for new Australian wool handling champion Mark Purcell at the national titles in Bendigo on Saturday…Read More

Terry Sim, November 28, 2022

Rookie Kiwi trans-Tasman wool handlers sweep Aussies aside

A ROOKIE New Zealand trans-Tasman wool handling team has scored a stunning win over two vastly experienced Australian internationals in a test match in Australia on Saturday. The test during..Read More

Sheep Central with Doug Laing, Shearing Sports New Zealand., November 28, 2022

Australian machine shearers win trans-Tasman test in Bendigo

AUSTRALIA’S top machine shearers have reclaimed the trans-Tasman crown with a convincing win at the 2022 Australian Shearing and Wool Handling Championships in Bendigo last night…Read More

Terry Sim, November 26, 2022

Two shearing records fall under the cutters of British pair

A PAIR of British sheep shearers have set new national records during a successful attempt on the country’s two stand nine-hour lamb shearing record on Friday…Read More

Sheep Central, August 14, 2022

Welsh shearer to make attempt on British nine-hour lamb record

EXPERIENCED Welsh shearer Lloyd Rees will attempt to break the current nine-hour solo British lamb shearing record this month…Read More

Sheep Central, August 12, 2022

AWEX pitches NWD Ceased Mulesing wool deadline

AUSTRALIAN wool exporters and brokers have seemingly managed to delay the loss of the Ceased Mulesing (CM) description on the National Wool Declaration until potentially 2024…Read More

Terry Sim, February 2, 2022

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