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
It's a fine line in superfine studs

It's a fine line in superfine studs

Smaller sheep studs are feeling the pinch as the industry profile changes and the pressure mounts for

Sheep

16 JAN 2013
New genetics give rise to new wool fabric

New genetics give rise to new wool fabric

After taking over a small stud flock of Charmac Merinos in 2010, Leon and Sandra Martin are now not only

Sheep

08 JAN 2013
Merryville has a lot of points to prove

Merryville has a lot of points to prove

When it comes to the superfine wool business Merryville stands on top of the national heap and the man

Sheep

21 DEC 2012
Measured wool approach pays off across the board

Measured wool approach pays off across the board

Historic TA Field Estates is a wool business embracing every modern tool available to ensure it gets

Sheep

21 DEC 2012
Young guns tackle climate variability

Young guns tackle climate variability

Australian Wool Innovation has recently given three young wool growers the opportunity to join the national

Sheep

30 NOV 2012
Wool still has more to come

Wool still has more to come

Right now the global economy in general and China in particular is damping demand for wool, but Australian

Sheep

21 NOV 2012
Progress in the fight against breech strike

Progress in the fight against breech strike

While there is no easy solution for breech strike, sheep producers were recently presented with the latest

Sheep

01 NOV 2012
One small step for you, one giant leap for ewe

One small step for you, one giant leap for ewe

Monaro Plains in the high country of NSW is home to the iconic Hazeldean Merino stud and its 147 years

Sheep

01 NOV 2012
Right rams for production and profit

Right rams for production and profit

RamSelect is one of the keys to maximising production in flocks. It also ties straight into programs

Sheep

21 SEP 2012

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