Learn about Wool
Developed by AWI, the LEARN ABOUT WOOL online resource enables primary and secondary teachers and students to study and be inspired by wool.
FREE MCG TICKET OFFER FOR WOOLGROWERS
As part of AWI’s Fibre of Football campaign, the Melbourne Football Club is offering woolgrowers free tickets for the round 5 clash with Fremantle on 3 May.
NEW LIFETIME PRODUCTIVITY PROJECT
A new project has been launched that will collect data and examine lifetime productivity on progeny that result from Sire Evaluation trials across Australia.
Beyond The Bale - New Issue Out Now
From farm to fashion, the latest issue reports on initiatives to increase the on-farm profitability of Australian woolgrowers and increase the demand for Australian wool.
INTERNATIONAL WOOLMARK PRIZE WINNER
Fashion designer Marcia Patmos of M.PATMOS from the USA has won the womenswear category of the 2015 International Woolmark Prize.
21ST CENTURY FLOCK PROTECTION FROM WILD DOGS
AWI is supporting a novel way to detect when wild dogs approach sheep flocks – a listening device that can alert woolgrowers.
NATIONAL MERINO CHALLENGE 2015
The NMC is a national competition that improves the engagement of young people within the Merino industry. Registrations for 2015 close 27th April.
Wool Selling Systems Review - Have Your Say
Read the 68 submissions to the Wool Selling Systems Review.
Merino delivering in all weather
AWI continues to place wool in its rightful place in the sports and outdoor sector.
2014 MERINO BLOODLINE PERFORMANCE
The relative performance of commonly used Merino bloodlines has been updated with the 2014 analysis of 22 wether trials conducted between 2004 and 2014.
AWI Drought Resources
AWI has a range of drought planning, management and recovery resources available for woolgrowers going into, enduring and recovering from drought.
Shearer and shedhand training improves quality
The benefits of extensive training have now been quantified through a cost-benefit analysis of AWI's investment in shearer and woolhandler training.