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.
Shorn wool production is expected to be down to 281 million kilograms greasy.
WoolPoll submissions are now open and close on 29 May.
AWI has a new chairman after Wal Merriman stepped down today.
Connecting kids to wool
Researchers looking for sheep producers
May 4 deadline for independent review submissions
Independent review will examine matters of public interest
Fencing to protect livestock is easier said than done
AWI board voting shows voter participation was as low as 8%
According to the NSW DPI the first step is soil fertility
Wool production is set to soar in 2017
Wool buyers will soon be able to purchase online