AWEX has provided advice on how to best class wool from sheep on bushfire-hit properties.
The wool market had an encouraging resumption to sales after the Christmas break with the EMI climmbing above the 1600c barrier.
Researchers at the UK's University of Nottingham have developed smart technology to provide early warning of footrot in sheep flocks.
Drought-hit Upper Mid North farmers were the recent recipients of more than 200 tonnes of donated hay.
The Eastern Market Indicator nudged up another six cents yesterday as the wool market's positive start to 2020 continued.
FARMERS are urged to secure their livestock feed needs now as the drought and bushfires spark supply concerns come autumn.
Major selling centres reported dearer prices across many lines of lamb and mutton lines as promise of rain boosts feeder demand.
China's hunger for Australia sheepmeat has driven total exports up by four per cent last year to 465,351 tonnes.