A wool industry mascot is making a comeback, and he's bringing his bowler hat with him.
A magnificent woolled ram from East Bungaree stud, Hallett with tremendous presence rose to the top in judging for Elders’ Ram of the Year at Burra this week.
Twenty five years after they won they first won the right to represent SA in the national Merino pairs judging Yorke Peninsula based Orrie Cowie stud was back in the winner’s circle.
Several significant sire sales were made at the Elders SA Stud Merino Expo this week at Burra as studs splurged on top notch genetics.
VICTORIAN woolgrowers David and Susan Rowbottom of St. Helens have produced arguably the world’s best ultrafine wool fleece for four consecutive years.
THE wool market continued its unrelenting rise this week, climbing a further 24 cents a kilogram week-on-week - marking the seventh consecutive week the Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) has risen.
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation top chiefs’ grilling over expenditure of compulsory levies at the recent Senate estimates has triggered state farming organisations to move to instate a peak industry group to closer scrutinise their spending.
A PROTOYPE wool bale sterilizer has been unveiled to industry leaders in a bid to shelter the trade from impacts arising from emergency animal disease outbreaks.
Australia’s best shearers and woolhandlers battled it out on the boards at the Golden Shears in New Zealand last week, but also competing were two young up-and-comers.