A big Merino field day at Trangie in Central West NSW early next month will provide an update on drought recovery strategies and flock reproduction performance.
At the end of the week, the market, as measured by the AWEX Eastern Market Indicator, dropped 10 cents a kilogram.
The wool market lost a little ground this week as the trade waits anxiously for China to contain an outbreak of coronavirus.
A Cowell butcher has earned bragging rights of having the nation's best lamb sausage with its sundried tomato and feta lanb sausage.
Benchmark lamb and mutton price indicators have kept rising this week after welcome rain across wide areas of NSW and Queensland.
Australian Wool Innovation says the growth of online selling of clothes is an opportunity for Merino wool.
Australia's sheep nunbers are set to fall to levels not seen since 1904 but sheepmeat exports are tipped to keep booming.
Last week saw the wool market in Australia shrug off concerns over the coronavirus and get down to business working on refilling the pipeline.