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Thursday, 18 April 2019

Hop to it – Monitor and manage the welfare of your flock this Easter period

As Easter approaches, it’s time to hop to it and be vigilant about monitoring your flock for flystrike and managing insecticide treatment to protect your sheep. Despite the cooler Autumn temperatures dampening strike risk,... Read more

Friday, 12 April 2019

Next generation set to take up the National Merino Challenge

The wool industry’s next generation is set to take up the challenge with entries now open for the 2019 National Merino Challenge. The National Merino Challenge provides young people with an understanding of the career... Read more

Friday, 05 April 2019

Drought continues to impact Australian wool production

The Australian Wool Production Forecasting Committee forecasts that Australian shorn wool production for 2018/19 will reach 298 mkg greasy. This is a 12.6% decline from the levels in 2017/18 and reflects the continuing drought... Read more

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

Applications open for AWI’s 2020 Graduate Training Program

Applications for the 2020 AWI Graduate Training program are now open with potential applicants encouraged to join the AWI flock and submit their application. After its successful launch and inaugural year in 2018, the Graduate... Read more

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Producers urged to get a wriggle on and submit worm samples for research trial

Sheep producers are being urged to get a wriggle on and submit worm samples for a research trial to validate a more sensitive worm test, resulting in improved sheep welfare and productivity. Australian sheep producers spend an... Read more

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