Shedding sheep are proving popular amongst sheep producers, but experts say it's not to do with shearer shortage

Kristen Frost
By Kristen Frost
February 9 2021 - 7:00pm
DECISIONS: Merino producers are sticking to what they know and what they do best says industry experts despite issues with shearers and a volatile wool market.

Shearer shortages and a volatile wool market are not influencing breed changes amongst Merino producers, but shedding sheep adaptability and aptitude in tough, drought prone country are increasing their popularity.

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Kristen Frost

Kristen Frost

National Sheep and Wool Writer

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