A new book chronicles the wide comb dispute which sparked violence in the shearing industry during the early 1980s.
Australian Wool Innovation chairman, Colette Garnsey, doesn't want campaigning to fill board vacancies to hurt the company.
A nice shade of green appeared on the AWEX market reports this week indicating rising prices writes Bruce McLeish.
A PASSION for fleece has helped the Allen family, Kelly, increase wool yields and lamb marking percentages while dropping their micron from 22M to 18M, in the past decade.
ONE beneficial development to come out of the recent dry times has been the increased producer awareness of feed requirements for livestock, but also the realisation that stock may not be getting all the nutrition they need in the paddock.
The freefall in the wool market resumed this week with the Eastern Market Indicator shedding 122 cents a kg clean.
A whopping 175.5 kilogram ram from the Clonan family's Alfoxton stud at Amridale, NSW, has won the Australian Supreme Merino Ram award at Dubbo.
Of the 317 Merino and Poll Merino exhibits at the 2019 Rabobank Dubbo Merino National show and sale, one New England ram was judged NSW supreme on Day 2, August shorn showing.