THE nation’s peak sheep body has had a revamp with a new industry name and structure announced today.
THE cutting of its first permanent tooth has determined the value of lamb for decades but a review of the lamb classification could see this change.
Australian Wool Innovation is negotiating a licence with Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) to access Merino genetic data.
A strategic mulesing and animal welfare plan for the sheepmeat industry would help Free Trade Agreement negotiations with the European Union after Brexit is completed.
SHEEP farmer Hannah Marriott is convinced the electronic identification of sheep increases farm productivity and ultimately boosts producers’ bottom line.
NEW research, using sheep tags with sensors, may address weaknesses in the collection of pedigree and behavioural data in the livestock industry.
Industry pressure is mounting to have greater oversight of Australian Wool Innovation's spending of wool levies.
INFLUENTIAL young brokers from NSW and Victoria have been announced as finalist for the 2017 Wool Broker of the Year Award.
Record forward trades have been secured during the current winter recess, despite a surging Australian dollar.