WoolQ now live and eSpeci now available
Following the success of recent on-farm trials, the first piece of WoolQ functionality, the eSpeci, has been released. Register with WoolQ now!
UPCOMING FIELD DAYS
Come on down to Temora in NSW for the MerinoLink Field Day on 16 March and to Pingelly in WA on 28 March to inspect first-hand the progeny from the sires entered at the sites.
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.
In the Shops
A special preview of some of the best wool products that will be available from Australian brands this season. Discount offers are available on selected products, exclusively for Australian woolgrowers.
Register now for 2018 National Merino Challenge
Saturday, 19 and Sunday, 20 May 2018 in Adelaide.
Wild dog control successes in NE NSW
AWI’s provision of funding during the past three years for a wild dog facilitator in the north-east of NSW is helping to reduce dog predation in the region.
Lifetime Ewe Management
After taking part in a Lifetime Ewe Management course, John and Jenny Ridley have achieved excellent productivity improvements in their flock.
Early detection of worm burdens
Dr Jamie Barwick has been awarded a Science and Innovation Award for Young People in Agriculture, to develop a real-time sheep monitoring system.
BREEDING LEADERSHIP COURSE REFLECTS A BUOYANT INDUSTRY
AWI held a five-day professional development course in February for 23 enthusiastic young people working in the wool industry – the industry’s next generation of leaders.
NATURAL FIBRES UNITE TO HELP THE ENVIRONMENT
AWI and the CRDC have joined forces to help demonstrate the eco-credentials of natural fibres in a world of increasing concern about the effect on the environment of synthetic textiles.
GET YOUR WOOL IN THE BAGGY GREEN!
Australian woolgrowers are invited to donate some of their wool to be made into the fabric for cricket's iconic Baggy Green caps, for future generations of Australian cricketers.
WILD DOG EXCLUSION FENCING BOOKLET
AWI has produced a practical guide for woolgrowers that gives an overview of many types of exclusion fences.
Breech Flystrike Prevention
Access AWI's latest publications on the Breech Flystrike RD&E Strategy, including program presentation slides, recent Project Newsletters, Beyond the Bale articles and the 2016 Breech Flystrike RD&E Update.