Wool Trade

Australian wool growers hold as auction prices take another dive

AUSTRALIAN wool growers refused to sell clips en masse this week as prices take another dive and the auction market lost all of the gains of the past three weeks…Read More

Sheep Central, October 4, 2019

Forward wool markets struggle as auction prices drop again

FORWARD wool markets struggled to find their bearings this week as the spot auction market continued its crazy rollercoaster ride…Read More

Michael Avery, Southern Aurora Markets partner, October 4, 2019

How the red meat sector backs Foodbank’s vital protein program

LEARN how a collaborative protein program is uniting generous companies in the meat and freight industry to help tackle Australia’s hunger problem…Read More

Sheep Central, October 14, 2019

Kiwi shearers beat Aussie blades to retain trans-Tasman supremacy

NEW ZEALAND has reinforced its world blade shearing champion status by keeping its unbeaten trans-Tasman record with a win over Australia at the Waimate Shears New Zealand Spring shearing and..Read More

Doug Laing, Shearing Sports New Zealand, October 14, 2019

AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb sale clearance rate lifts

A COMPLETE clearance of first cross ewe lambs, Merino wethers and shedding breed lambs was achieved in AuctionsPlus online sales last week…Read More

Sheep Central, October 14, 2019

Sheep CRC story ‘a road map for high-impact research’

A HISTORY of Australia’s Sheep CRC has been lauded as a potential road map for other industries to deliver high-impact research…Read More

Sheep Central, October 14, 2019

Not enough wild dog fencing wire and posts? Crowdfund it

CROWD funding has proved to be a unique solution for a wild dog fence project that needed just a little more wire and posts for completion…Read More

Sheep Central, October 14, 2019

MLA report confirms Australia as world’s top sheep and goat meat exporter

AUSTRALIA is the world’s largest sheep and goat meat exporter and exports more than 65 percent of its red meat production, according to a report released last week…Read More

Sheep Central, October 14, 2019

No choking on Merino ewe prices at a very dusty Deniliquin sale

EWE buyers choking on dust were undeterred to pay up to $276 for young Merino ewes at the Deniliquin ewe sale today…Read More

Murray Arnel, October 11, 2019

Sheep producers sought to value lamb benefits of native vegetation

AUSTRALIAN sheep producers can help researchers put a property value on the lamb survival benefits of native vegetation through a nationwide survey…Read More

Sheep Central, October 11, 2019

Victorian wool operation wins at sustainability awards

A FAMILY-OWNED fine wool operation in south-west Victoria has won its category in the state’s prestigious Premier’s Sustainability Awards.   ..Read More

Sheep Central, October 11, 2019

Australian wool market rises, but with a warning

AUSTRALIA’S wool market lifted again this week, but with a warning that many wool growers now stood prepared to resist price declines by withdrawing supply…Read More

Sheep Central, October 11, 2019

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