Wool broker principals have raised doubts about the regional relocation of the showfloor to Goulburn, as Australian Wool Handlers (AWH) extends the company’s long-term lease at Sydney’s Yennora wool auctions.
SYSTEMIC failures with Australia’s sheep and goat industries’ mob-based tracing system have been revealed in a damning report by Animal Health Australia.
The Australian lamb industry looks set to continue its decade-long purple patch of outstanding demand, as SA leads the charge on sheepmeat productivity goals.
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.
Longreach’s Duncan and Liz Emmott were one of 31 enterprises happy to hear they had been successful in seeking funding for exclusion fencing, when the Remote Area Planning and Development Board announced its latest funding approvals.
AS extraordinary lamb prices and soaring energy rates cripple processors, the sheepmeat industry is on notice to expect shrinking buying activity later in the year.