Last financial year was another record-breaking affair for both lamb and mutton exports with big increases in sales to the US and China.
Wool prices have continued to dip today but losses were less than half yesterday's fall as growers withdrew more clips from sale.
The US-China trade war is having a damaging impact on Australia's wool market which depends heavily on demand from China.
Three Dirranbandi district families have made the calculated decision to invest in feeding regimes through the drought. Here's why.
Latest statistics have confirmed China is now Australia's biggest volume market for sheepmeat by a large margin.
The cost of feeding sheep through a drought is not something many livestock producers really consider as they know they have to feed if they are to maintain the integrity of the flock.