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
Feeding ewes for productivity

Feeding ewes for productivity

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

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
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
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
Eating less does not mean more productivity

Eating less does not mean more productivity

Common sense suggests if they eat less, surely they'll cost less to feed.

Sheep

29 APR 2019
Updated app to assist ewes

Updated app to assist ewes

App to assist producers to ensure their ewes are condition score 3 by the start of lambing.

Sheep

15 APR 2019
Researchers unearth new preg testing method

Researchers unearth new preg testing method

Wool samples can be used to detect pregnancy in Merino ewes, researchers have found.

Sheep

12 APR 2019
Helping producers meet market specifications

Helping producers meet market specifications

MLA's Livestock Data Link (LDL) information-sharing platform helps farmers keep updated.

Sheep

12 APR 2019
Australian Wool Industry Medal nominations now open

Australian Wool Industry Medal nominations now open

Wool Industry Medal nominations are now open.

Sheep

08 APR 2019
Warning issued for blue-green algae

Warning issued for blue-green algae

Agriculture Victoria has issued a warning to be alert for blue-green algae.

Sheep

03 APR 2019
Good technique crucial for sheep welfare

Good technique crucial for sheep welfare

In this age of increased public scrutiny good practice essential.

Sheep

03 APR 2019

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