A high-powered steering group has been formed to develop a sustainability framework for Australia's sheep and wool industry.
George Falkiner, a candidate for next next month's Australian Wool Innovation board elections, wants more focus on rebuilding the flock and beating blowflies.
There was an excellent turnout of bidders at the second annual northern pastoral Australian White sale held at Jamestown on Thursday, with buyers traveling from all regions of SA, as well as interstate.
The Eastern Market Indicator made a tiny but pleasing rise in the final day of wool sales this week.
For their 2019 Riverina ram sale, the Litchfield family sold 108 Merino and Poll Merino rams to average $2599.
Warrawindi stud sheep and cattle breeder David Galpin, Penola, supports more industry levies being diverted into building consumer trust in livestock production and telling the good stories about farming.
Volatility in the wool market continued at today's sale with the benchmark Eastern Market Indicator losing 27 cents a kilogram clean.
AT ARDENE'S first on-property auction at Mount Torrens, Bruce and Jannie Hodgson achieved an increase in the top and average price, while also improving their clearance rate.
Sheep Producers has moved to make it easier for candidates to apply to fill vacant positions on its board.