The live sheep export trade seems to have sailed into calmer waters after exports rose slightly last year.
Greg Hayes says the family tradition of running Merinos on the family farm in South Australia's Mid North is a proven recipe for success.
Last week's welcome but patchy rains has stemmed the flow of sheep and lambs into major saleyards and pushed up prices.
Researchers at the UK's University of Nottingham have developed smart technology to provide early warning of footrot in sheep flocks.
A new e-commerce platform has been launched to connect Dorper lamb producers straight to customers, with Queensland coming on board first.
This year's Australian White Suffolk Association national conference will be held in Tasmania early next month.
The Sydney and Fremantle wool markets yesterday followed the downward path set at Tuesday's sale in Melbourne.
The peak national woolgrowers' body isn't happy with a push for a new non-mulesed category on National Wool Declaration forms.
A record 450 Poll Merino rams were cleared at auction for a $2504 average at Kerin Poll Merino's annual sale, Yeoval, on Monday.