WA wild dog coordinator position

AWI seeks an individual to work with wool producers and other stakeholders to reduce the impact of wild dog predation on livestock in WA.

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National Merino Challenge 2015

Students from across the country have participated in the 2015 National Merino Challenge, learning the skills to carry them into a future in the wool industry.

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2016 Nuffield Farming Scholarship

AWI invites people from the wool industry across Australia to apply for the 2016 AWI Nuffield Wool Scholarship. Applications close on 30 June 2015.

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Australian rural leadership program

AWI funds the participation of a wool industry leader in the ARLP. Applications for Course 23, which runs from August 2016 to October 2017, close on 31 August 2015.

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Fibre of Football

AWI’s Fibre of Football campaign celebrates the rich heritage connecting the Australian wool industry and Australian football. Check out the new wool supporters’ gear.

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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.

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A new project has been launched that will collect data and examine lifetime productivity on progeny that result from Sire Evaluation trials across Australia.

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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.

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Fashion designer Marcia Patmos of M.PATMOS from the USA has won the womenswear category of the 2015 International Woolmark Prize.

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Wool Selling Systems Review - Have Your Say

Read the 68 submissions to the Wool Selling Systems Review.

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The relative performance of commonly used Merino bloodlines has been updated with the 2014 analysis of 22 wether trials conducted between 2004 and 2014.

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AWI Drought Resources

AWI has a range of drought planning, management and recovery resources available for woolgrowers going into, enduring and recovering from drought.

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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.

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AWI Wild Dog Control Initiatives

AWI invests in initiatives to combat the significant negative impact that wild dogs have on sheep flocks.

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Market Intelligence

Sale date 21/05/2015
AWEX EMI 1242 +7
17 1483 -1
18 1444 +2
19 1388 +9
20 1332 +13
21 1308 +10
22 1262 +10
23 1229 +10
28 893 +6
32 715 +4
Mer Card 1078 +15
Source: AWEX
AWEX - EMI monthly average
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About AWI

Australian Wool Innovation is a not-for-profit company owned by more than 27,000 Australian woolgrowers.
AWI invests in research, development, innovation and marketing along the global supply chain for Australian wool.