Organisers of this year's Australian Sheep & Wool Show and Sheepvention, have switched their focus to supporting their stakeholders and planning for 2021.
Longreach shearing contractor Raelene Bowden has isolated herself and her team of 15 as her way of managing the new protocols brought in to manage the spread of COVID-19 in the shearing industry.
WHEN Vic Breeding took up the manager's job at Teetulpa Station near Yunta in 1962, it was to be the start of an unshakeable bond with the McBride family spanning three generations.
Major saleyards reported much reduced lamb numbers at the start of this week as a panic sell-off is put on hold.
but as it celebrates its centenary it remains a dominant force as the nation's fourth largest woolgrower.
New rules will ban live sheep exports to, or through, the Middle East to other ports for 3.5 months during the northern hemisphere summer.
Australian Wool Innovation chairman Colette Garnsey has written to grower shareholders to update them on how the company is dealing with coronavirus.