Is the market over-cooked and are producers running headlong into trouble with high price purchases?
Spiralling crossbred ewe prices continued their impressive run on Friday when a further six sales drew bids above $300, topping at $326 ahead during Ballarat’s annual ewe sale.
The nation’s agricultural think tank chief believes weakness surrounding oversight and transparency of levy management is diminishing the strength of industry bodies.
EXPERTS are reinforcing the need for producers to protect their livestock as wet and humid conditions increase the threat of flystrike and worms to sheep flocks across the country.
A DISPLAY has been opened up at the Melbourne Wool Selling Centre to celebrate the history of wool broking in Australia.
KURRA-WIRRA Merino stud has recorded a near total clearance of Merino and Poll Merino rams at its recent on-property ram sale at Culla.
Specialist Western District producers will get their first opportunity this Friday at Ballarat to purchase crossbred ewes suitable for am early summer joining.
VICTORIAN farmers are looking to 2018 with optimism, with strong positive sentiment reported across all agricultural sectors.