SADYE Wines is no stranger to relocating for work, having worked in the Northern Territory and Queensland, before moving to Ballarat to work for Elders.
THE SHIELDS family, ‘Minona’, Dookie, recently celebrated 100 years of shearing, and one of the youngest in the family, Emily, had the liberty of auctioning it off at the Melbourne wool stores.
Critical electronic identification infrastructure was now being rolled out across Victoria, Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford has told State Parliament.
LOCAL farmers attended a woolgrower evening in Goornong on Monday night, where they heard presentations about wool testing and marketing their clip.
Sheep producers have been urged by a prominent southern Australian skin buyer to use only a keyhole crutch, minimise shearing cuts and avoid the use of branding fluid on sale lambs.
A better average than last year and full clearance for Alfoxton as buyers choose Dohne rams for dual purpose systems.
The enthusiasm of the wool industry and its producers was evident as the Boorowa region celebrated 30 years of the Boorowa Flock Ewe Competition on February 16.
NOMINATIONS are now open for the 2018 Australian Wool Industry Medal, which recognises those who have made an exceptional and sustained contribution to the Australian wool industry.