Shearer numbers have continued to be in short supply, causing ongoing issues for woolgrowers.
While there has been a big uptake in shearer learning courses in recent months, there are still reports of people having trouble accessing shearers at the times they need.
One wool group has called for the federal government to make it easier for United Kingdom-based shearers to come to Australia and alleviate the immediate demand.
Read more: Shearing industry reaching crisis point
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