Advertiser content: AWI’s marketing arm, The Woolmark Company, has collaborated with Dutch men’s fashion brand Joe Merino to help market its T-shirts and promote Merino wool as the perfect go-to in summer.
Advertiser content: Anna Horton from the Monaro of NSW is the 2018 recipient of a Horizon Scholarship sponsored by AWI, in recognition of her leadership potential and commitment to Australian agriculture
Advertiser content: Adequate numbers of highly skilled professional staff to harvest and handle a high-quality Australian wool clip are key to the profitability of the Australian wool industry.
Advertiser content: Internationally acclaimed actor and Australian native, Cate Blanchett, surprised four Australian woolgrowers when she presented them with the Eco Stewardship Award at this year’s Green Carpet Fashion Awards, Italia, on behalf of the tens of thousands of passionate wool producers across Australia.
Advertiser content: The Australian Rural Leadership Program (ARLP) is rural Australia’s iconic leadership development program. It aims to produce a network of informed, capable and ethical leaders who are able to work collaboratively to advance the interests of regional Australia.
Advertiser content: Australian fashion designer Marina Afonina of label ALBUS LUMEN has been selected to compete in the 2018/19 International Woolmark Prize global final in London next year.
Advertiser content: A new AWI report that is intended to assist woolgrowers in planning to move to a non-mulesed Merino enterprise is available in hard copy and online.
Advertiser content: The head of sustainability from world leader in luxury LVMH – which owns high profile fashion brands including Louis Vuitton, Dior, Lora Piana and Givenchy – recently visited Australia to meet woolgrowers and learn more about practices to combat flystrike.
Advertiser content: In collaboration with The Woolmark Company, Chinese sportswear label Particle Fever has designed a series of wool-rich garments inspired by basketball, blurring the lines between fashion and function and championing the performance benefits of Merino wool.
Advertiser content: With more watering points in pastoral areas and a greater urban interface in the agricultural zones, wild dogs are encroaching on the sheep and cattle industries across the country.