A wool industry mascot is making a comeback, and he's bringing his bowler hat with him.
VICTORIAN woolgrowers David and Susan Rowbottom of St. Helens have produced arguably the world’s best ultrafine wool fleece for four consecutive years.
THE wool market continued its unrelenting rise this week, climbing a further 24 cents a kilogram week-on-week - marking the seventh consecutive week the Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) has risen.
The national mutton indicator remains in the upper realms of price records this week, closing on 412c/kg carcase weight.
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation top chiefs’ grilling over expenditure of compulsory levies at the recent Senate estimates has triggered state farming organisations to move to instate a peak industry group to closer scrutinise their spending.
A PROTOYPE wool bale sterilizer has been unveiled to industry leaders in a bid to shelter the trade from impacts arising from emergency animal disease outbreaks.
AWI has been told the priority use for woolgrower levies must be to develop profitable and enduring markets for woolgrowers.