Proposal to end earmarking and branding in WA

Proposal to end earmarking and branding in WA

The state government is looking at livestock ID options in WA.

Sheep

23 NOV 2020
AWI campaign launched in China

AWI campaign launched in China

A new campaign aims to promote Merino wool in China.

Sheep

11 NOV 2020
Strong mutton prices driven by tight domestic supplies

Strong mutton prices driven by tight domestic supplies

Mutton prices have averaged more than 600c/kg recently.

Sheep

02 NOV 2020
Adding lucerne to the diet can boost sheep performance

Adding lucerne to the diet can boost sheep performance

New research has highlighted the value of lucerne as a supplementary feed for sheep.

Sheep

19 OCT 2020
More certainty in sheep and lamb markets

More certainty in sheep and lamb markets

Late boost to lamb indicator in September helps boost market confidence.

Sheep

14 OCT 2020
Muresk

Muresk's 40-year-old shearing shed set for a makeover

Muresk Institute in WA is set to build a new shearing shed.

Farm office

19 AUG 2020
Survey to help shape wool

Survey to help shape wool's future

Wool growers can provide feedback on the industry thanks to a nationwide survey from AWI.

Sheep

05 AUG 2020
Winning the worm game

Winning the worm game

Successful worming of sheep starts with knowing the worm burden, according to Matt Playford.

Sheep

21 JUL 2020
Lamb slaughter numbers drop to eight-year low

Lamb slaughter numbers drop to eight-year low

Sheep and lamb slaughter have dropped substantially.

Sheep

20 JUL 2020
Mixed signals for sheepmeat exports

Mixed signals for sheepmeat exports

It's been a mixed bag for sheepmeat exports in recent months.

Sheep

09 JUL 2020
Elanco

Elanco's acquisition of Bayer's animal health business not opposed

A major animal health business deal has been approved by the ACCC.

Sheep

09 JUL 2020
Sheep shipment refused travel to Middle East

Sheep shipment refused travel to Middle East

The Al Kuwait has not been given a travel exemption for a load of live sheep.

Sheep

08 JUN 2020
Australian wool set to take a long blow

Australian wool set to take a long blow

Confidence wanes for wool

Sheep

13 MAY 2020
Sheep graziers

Sheep graziers' alert for trace mineral deficiencies

Sheep producers need to be on the look out for trace mineral deficiencies in lambs this autumn.

Sheep

08 MAY 2020
Wool production and shorn sheep numbers forecast to drop

Wool production and shorn sheep numbers forecast to drop

Shorn wool production is expected to be down to 281 million kilograms greasy.

Sheep

04 MAY 2020
There

There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs

There's more to dystocia in sheep than meets the eye.

Sheep

04 MAY 2020

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