The strong team culture within a well-run shearing shed is one of the many reasons people love the wool industry. A bright future for the wool industry also depends on training, better technology and infrastructure upgrades. Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) is working with industry to ensure a professional industry has a well-trained and educated workforce with a safe and best-practice work environment.
An industry survey says there are 40.7 million breeding ewes in Australia.
There's a new guide to help improve shearing shed safety.
A new campaign aims to promote Merino wool in China.
Wool growers can provide feedback on the industry thanks to a nationwide survey from AWI.
The AWI has new directors.
Wool production should continue to decline next year, according to the latest survey.
A new shearing shed near Dubbo in NSW features industry-backed innovations and design.
Industry is working its way through recommendations to AWI's structure.
May 4 deadline for independent review submissions
Using collars and sensors to have ASBVs assigned to sheep
Wool production is climbing in Australia
AWI has updated its ewe management app
Videos to assist in curbing impact of rabbits
A grant is set to help southern pastures
There is a range of considerations when managing & releasing sheep from containment feeding.
Strong team culture in a well-run shearing shed is why people love the wool industry.