INCREASED reports of copper deficiency in the South East have led to a pasture trial that aims to boost the mineral in plants.
Domestic consumers and overseas importers spent $5.78 billion buying Australian lamb and mutton in 2018-19.
WoolProducers Australia is cranking up its opposition to the re-election of Wally Merriman and David Webster to the board of Australian Wool Innovation
The peak woolgrower body has questioned why Australian Wool Innovation need the power to expel a shareholder.
GOOD demand from meat buyers, feedlotters and producers with stubbles to put lambs onto contributed to a strong first store lamb sale at Naracoorte on Thursday last week.
LONG-TIME first-cross ewe breeders Don and Jo Murdoch, Bringalbert, Vic, are hopeful prices will follow similar levels to 2018 sales.