Trials show trained Merinos can teach others

Trials show trained Merinos can teach others

Having shown Merino sheep can be trained to respond to a combination of sights and sounds, researchers

Sheep

20 APR 2012
Genomics to take Merinos to next level

Genomics to take Merinos to next level

Genomics could provide the Merino industry with its next big leap forward and extensive research is now

Sheep

20 APR 2012
SRS still rolling along

SRS still rolling along

Dr Jim Watts has devoted almost 40 years to creating what hebelieves will prove to be the true Australian

Sheep

07 MAR 2012
WA lamb production now crucial

WA lamb production now crucial

Still struggling off the back of the 2010 drought, which saw sheep numbers in Western Australia plummet,

Sheep

07 MAR 2012

Genetic key to doubling net profits

With one of southern Australia's premier wool and meat events getting ready to kick-off, more than 60

Sheep

16 FEB 2012

Trials track use of shelter by sheep

With increased shearing of ewes just before lambing, many breeds, including Merinos, become more susceptible

Sheep

31 JAN 2012

Getting right mix gets right results

Managing risk in Victoria's variable climate is anything but a straightforward business. Farming Ahead

Sheep

31 JAN 2012

Wool clobbers cashmere — officially

It has been a long-running battle between sheep and goat breeders about who had the best product. But

Sheep

13 JAN 2012

The good oil on flies and lice

Sheep lice are an insidious and costly pest so it is important to find them early to reduce their impact.

Sheep

05 JAN 2012

Fashion is a trendy investment

Through AWI, Australia's woolgrowers are direct investors in the world of haute couture. And while the

Sheep

05 JAN 2012

True measure of wool's future

After more than 20 years in the doldrums, Australia's wool industry has once again come to life. But

Sheep

05 JAN 2012
Summer sheep a hot topic

Summer sheep a hot topic

Australia has been producing sheep since the First Fleet landed, but the hunt for an animal which will

Sheep

04 JAN 2012

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