Things are looking less volatile for the wool market as fine fleeces fetch higher prices.
Billboards around the Australian Open as part of the summer lamb campaign have made cheeky reference
An increased number of first-cross ewes is relieving prices, but by spring levels could reach their peak again.
Producers are withholding stock from saleyards as concerns mount over processor shutdowns due to Covid outbreaks.
A large offering to open the calendar year doesn't discourage prices with solid demand for Merino fleeces.
China increased their share of Aussie mutton exports in 2021, but it was the US that broke records with some robust volumes.
It will be a hot contest for the Oberon Quickshear that will be held in conjunction with the town's show on February 12.