Farm accommodation planning permit scrapped in Victoria

Farm accommodation planning permit scrapped in Victoria

There's been an easing of planning permit requirements for farmers in Victoria for accommodation.

Sheep

27 SEP 2021
Voting open for WoolPoll

Voting open for WoolPoll

WoolPoll is now open for voting on industry levies.

Sheep

22 SEP 2021
Wool price fluctuating

Wool price fluctuating

Farmer sentiment at record high despite slight lull in wool market.

Sheep

17 SEP 2021
EYCI dips while trade lambs power on

EYCI dips while trade lambs power on

The EYCI had a fall last week while trade lamb prices saw a slight rise.

Beef

06 SEP 2021
Flystrike vaccine looks promising

Flystrike vaccine looks promising

AWI-funded CSIRO vaccine work has shown high antibody levels in sheep against the blowfly.

Sheep

02 SEP 2021
Red meat freight is getting hit hard

Red meat freight is getting hit hard

Reduced shipping and airfreight capacity has had detrimental effects on red meat exports.

Farm office

01 SEP 2021
Trade lamb prices reach new heights

Trade lamb prices reach new heights

The National Trade Lamb Indicator reached its highest level ever last week at 951c/kg cwt.

Sheep

30 AUG 2021
Young lambs reach new highs in NSW

Young lambs reach new highs in NSW

NSW young lambs continue to dominate national yardings.

Sheep

20 AUG 2021
Merino breeding ewe numbers decreasing

Merino breeding ewe numbers decreasing

First crosses and composites being used as breeding ewes leads to a drop in Merino ewe numbers.

Sheep

16 AUG 2021
Lamb prices expected to ease

Lamb prices expected to ease

Lamb prices in the winter months have been underpinned by strong export demand.

Sheep

13 AUG 2021
Heavy lamb prices at highest level this year

Heavy lamb prices at highest level this year

The National Heavy Lamb Indicator is currently 27 per cent higher than last year.

Sheep

06 AUG 2021
Research looks at the effect of legume pasture on sheep

Research looks at the effect of legume pasture on sheep

Legume pasture systems are showing promising results on improved sheep production and weight gain.

Sheep

04 AUG 2021
Nominations now open for Helen Newton Turner Awards

Nominations now open for Helen Newton Turner Awards

The prestigious Helen Newton Turner Trust has introduced a second award, The Bright Futures Award.

Farm office

26 JUL 2021
Gaining an upper hand on sheep worms

Gaining an upper hand on sheep worms

Parasitologist Matt Playford talks about the importance of treating worms in sheep in AWI webinar.

Sheep

21 JUL 2021
Australian wool market continues to recover

Australian wool market continues to recover

Australian wool market continues to recover as average wool cut per sheep increases.

Sheep

19 JUL 2021
Positive start to the year for sheep producers

Positive start to the year for sheep producers

High prices and good seasonal conditions have seen a good start to the year for sheep producers.

Sheep

16 JUL 2021

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