MLA's We Love Our Lamb marketing brand will partner with the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade.
PRICES continue to float in record territory as the unquenchable appetite for superfine wool forces the Australian Wool Exchange’s Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) to 1440 cents a kilogram, 12 per cent higher than year-ago levels.
THE extreme shift in weather conditions from mild to scorching temperatures has caused a spike in summer pneumonia in sheep, as veterinarians warn producers of the consequences of nutrition loss.
SHEEP and wool producers are staring down the barrel of having two different technologies imposed on them as the Victorian government “whitewashes” alarms about the enforcement of an inferior electronic identification system.
ON the back of extraordinary lamb and sheep meat prices, Merino wethers are becoming an unlikely hero in producers’ enterprises.
Dorothy Mackellar's axiom of a land of droughts and flooding rains has been epitomised by weather this week.
THE Australian wool industry’s reputation is under threat with deteriorating clip preparation standards increasing according to some wool exporters.
AS the famine for European style wool intensifies, buyers showed their cards at the designated superfine sale in Sydney on Thursday with desperate bids more than 80 cents a kilogram up on last week.
Favourable spring conditions were a welcomed relief on parched land, but the ongoing summer rain has wreaked havoc with seed and burr contamination in wool.
TWICE World Shearing Champion, Shannon Warnest, will head the Sports Shear Australia team which is set to take on 32 countries at the World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships at Invercargill, New Zealand, this week.