Perponda farmer Peter Schiller said crossbred lambs are able to cope better with the Mallee's variable weather conditions and produce a meatier product.
Buoyant wool prices have prompted many in the industry to declare a wool renaissance, reinvigorating an industry which lost many to poor returns.
Showing Suffolk sheep at the Royal Adelaide Show has been an proud annual tradition for four generations of the Day family.
SA’s sheep flock will receive a $3 million health check to help reduce the cost and incidence of endemic diseases such as pneumonia, sheep measles and arthritis.
AWH want to capitalise on their dominant export control of Australia’s wool clip, announcing a plan to digitally disrupt the supply chain.
PINNAROO based Glenlea Park Merino and Poll Merino stud enjoyed a near total clearance and $2146 average at its 41st annual sale on Friday last week.
CEDUNA based Maramville stud was one of the SA on-property sales calendar’s big improvers with a more than $500 lift in average.
MORLEY Poll Merino stud set a record average of $2022 at its 19th annual on-property sale at Cleve on Friday, August 18.
IT was raining bids at Kelvale Poll Merinos annual on-property ram auction on Thursday last week at Keith with three states vying for the heavy cutting rams.
LOYAL buyers dug deep at Ridgway Advance Poll Merino stud’s annual ram sale on Wednesday last week at Bordertown, pushing the average up $560 on 2016.