A total of 449 fleeces have been entered in the 18th Australian Fleece Competition at this year’s Australian Sheep and Wool Show (ASWS).
Animals Australia have launched legal action in a bid to block an export permit for a Middle East-bound ship.
LARGE cuts of wool, constitution that serve sheep well in tougher times and early maturity are key among the list of priorities as increased investment in genetics flows from record wool and sheep prices.
Top dog Jess may be gone but more than 14 of her descendants will compete at the Central Victorian Yard Dog Trial at the Australian Sheep and Wool Show.
Winter rainfall will be pivotal when determining lamb and sheep supply and prices for the remainder of the year.
After an extensive trial of the web-based software ASKBILL, things are now edging closer to a commercial release later in the year.
There were plenty of shining examples of expert wool, sheep and cattle-growing amid the entertainment at the Landsborough Flock Ewe Show at Muttaburra on Saturday.