Wool market rises for second week as annual recess spurs buyers on.
Some wool growers may be considering a move out of the industry but those that have already made the move say there is a lot to think about.
The speculation about the future of the shearing industry in western Queensland, on the back of years of repeated drought, encroaching wild dog predation, and the wild ride that wool prices have been on, has been answered in spades by one Blackall family.
Peak wool representative body WoolProducers Australia has been announced as one of 16 recipients of a Traceability Grant.
The federal government is being called on to suspend the need for wool growers to pay their levies and instead pay the shortfall for them.
The positive seasonal conditions outweigh the current COVID-19 inspired uncertainty in most ag commodities according to Rural Bank.
AWN has announced an expansion of its manufacturing and retail arm Merino & Co after signing on a new joint venture with AC Link.