Breeding philosophy moves to meet market demand

Breeding philosophy moves to meet market demand

For the past four years, renowned Merino stud Haddon Rig has been developing a Poll Merino arm in response

Sheep

02 DEC 2013
WAFarmers reject AWI board reduction

WAFarmers reject AWI board reduction

THE Australian Wool Innovation's bid to cut its board from 10 members to seven is being fought by the

Sheep

14 NOV 2013
Rylington boosts bottom line

Rylington boosts bottom line

SHEEP producers can boost their bottom line by using rams that are genetically resistant to intestinal

Sheep

11 NOV 2013
Matching genetics to environment pays off

Matching genetics to environment pays off

Wool growers Lyndon and Sharon Kubeil have used Australian Sheep Breeding Values and a local stud to

Sheep

16 OCT 2013
What makes wool buyers buy which fleece?

What makes wool buyers buy which fleece?

China's dominance of global wool production is already under siege as emerging Third World countries

Sheep

21 SEP 2013
Getting a handle on wool

Getting a handle on wool's future

The Sheep Co-operative Research Centre is pulling a rabbit out of wool's technology hat with the launch

Sheep

28 AUG 2013

  Leahcim – it's a funny name but there is nothing backwards about the way Andrew Michael approaches

Sheep

26 JUL 2013
BioClip proves a valuable breeding tool

BioClip proves a valuable breeding tool

For wool producers Ian and Stacey Lugsdin, BioClip not only provides an environmentally friendly and

Sheep

09 JUL 2013
BioClip relaunch finds new markets

BioClip relaunch finds new markets

The biological wool harvesting system BioClip has struggled as a shearing alternative since its discovery

Sheep

27 JUN 2013
Sheep and saltbush thrive in the dry

Sheep and saltbush thrive in the dry

New, elite lines of Old Man Saltbush have the potential to revolutionise the pastoral industry in Australia.

Sheep

25 MAY 2013
What is your wool really worth? And why?

What is your wool really worth? And why?

  Sydney University researcher Dr Elizabeth Nolan has pinned down the value of virtually every characteristic

Sheep

17 MAY 2013
Merinotech a Merino pioneer

Merinotech a Merino pioneer

While the beef cattle industry set the market on fire with its rapid uptake of objective measurement,

Sheep

02 MAY 2013
Safety and efficiency key in shed design

Safety and efficiency key in shed design

A safe, efficient shearing shed can go a long way towards producing a better wool clip and to keeping

Sheep

19 MAR 2013
Nothing wet about this family enterprise

Nothing wet about this family enterprise

For the Coole family it has been a story of the rise and rise of their property Glenerin and their predominantly

Sheep

26 FEB 2013
ET and DNA are proving OK at Coromandel Poll

ET and DNA are proving OK at Coromandel Poll

Michael Campbell is staging a quiet revolution on his Western Australian property using first embryo

Sheep

20 FEB 2013
Training makes shear sense

Training makes shear sense

In an industry which has struggled to attract workers in the past, Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) is

Sheep

30 JAN 2013

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