Wool processors, wholesalers and retailers show reluctance to stray from product central.
Australian farm groups say they are outraged anti-meat "activists" have been invited to a key seminar on food regulations.
Producers missing targets and dropping the ball at critical times can compromise the success of joining ewe lambs.
The first Australian state is moving to restrict the movement of dogs to halt the spread of the killer disease ehrlichiosis.
A UK working dog sale produced multiple highlights including a sale price of almost $A14,000 for the sale of a pup.