Wearable technology for shearer injury prevention
Central Victoria's Wattle Bank Merino stud has taken out the coveted National Fleece Competition grand champion title.
Bendigo's Catherine McAuley College students are busy preparing their Polwarth stud sheep for this year's Australian Sheep & Wool Show.
Eyes will be on Bendigo as the Australian Sheep & Wool Show's Merino ram sale kicks off the ram selling season and sets the precedent for a busy period ahead.
Mulesing sheep without pain relief is no longer an acceptable says Emeritus Professor Peter Windsor.
All Merino fleece indicators closed in positive territory with the superfine categories shrugging off its recent lethargy to close out the week 40c/kg higher.
Andrew Woods, Independent Consulting Services, says widespread spring rainfall will be the deciding factor in what direction wool markets head.
Kangaroo Island, SA, Polwarth breeders, the McArdle family, have been coming to the Australian Sheep & Wool Show for more than 10 years.