New England breeders win Australian Superfine Merino Breeders Association fleece competition.
The seeming unstoppable price rise for Merino wool continued last week with some of the strongest demand ever seen at Australian auctions.
Installing new custom designed yards has helped the Harkness family better manage large numbers of sheep at a time.
DRY conditions across much of Australia have lead the national wool production forecast down from the previous outlook released in December.
Australian agricultural industry groups are bracing for attacks from animal activists globally following the recent release of an explosive documentary which claims to “expose the dark underbelly of modern animal agriculture”.
WoolQ promises woolgrowers, classers, brokers and buyers a digital warehouse of details about the clip from shearing shed to the market
Australian sheep farmers are cashing in on historic meat and wool prices, as average farm income for the sector hits a 20-year high of $170,000 this financial year.
Frenzied bidding kept up the price pace early this week, pushing the Eastern Market Indicator even higher.