Reminder to look out for milk fever in sheep

Reminder to look out for milk fever in sheep

Milk fever can be a problem in pregnant sheep this time of year.

Sheep

21 JUN 2019
Research cracks the code of calmer sheep

Research cracks the code of calmer sheep

Researchers isolate gene markers for stressed sheep.

Sheep

21 JUN 2019
Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria

Reminder for livestock producers in Victoria

A new campaign to make sure livestock are fit for transport is under way in Victoria.

Sheep

19 JUN 2019
Diversification reduces business risk

Diversification reduces business risk

Diversified operations to mitigate risk in farming.

Sheep

14 JUN 2019
New lamb resources now available

New lamb resources now available

The definition of lamb is changing soon.

Sheep

12 JUN 2019
Wool industry backs barrier fence project

Wool industry backs barrier fence project

The State Barrier Fence will be extended 660km from the current end-point near Jerdacuttup.

Sheep

10 JUN 2019
Heavy lambs hit $300 a head

Heavy lambs hit $300 a head

Lambs have been selling for more than $300 a head and close to $10/kg this week.

Sheep

31 MAY 2019
Know your NLIS requirements for lambing season

Know your NLIS requirements for lambing season

NLIS tagging is important for sheep and goat owners in VIctoria.

Sheep

17 MAY 2019
China's appetite for fine wool grows

China's appetite for fine wool grows

Australian wool becoming a sought after fibre.

Sheep

15 MAY 2019
Hormone history is written in the wool

Hormone history is written in the wool

Research into wool reveals fleece can tell producers a lot about hormones.

Sheep

15 MAY 2019
Feeding ewes for productivity

Feeding ewes for productivity

Data is needed to drive good enterprise decisions, especially during tough times.

Sheep

15 MAY 2019
Merino maternity ward brings benefits

Merino maternity ward brings benefits

Maternity ward reduces lamb losses.

Sheep

13 MAY 2019
Wool prices rally on limited supply

Wool prices rally on limited supply

Low bale numbers drive up prices.

Sheep

08 MAY 2019
Key lamb event to be held in Melbourne

Key lamb event to be held in Melbourne

Next year's LambEx event will be held in Melbourne.

Sheep

06 MAY 2019
Mutton hits an all-time high

Mutton hits an all-time high

Sheep prices have lifted earlier than usual this year.

Sheep

03 MAY 2019
Shearing record set in Western Australia

Shearing record set in Western Australia

Lou Brown has set a new world record for shearing ewes.

Sheep

29 APR 2019

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