Seeing the world of wool production through the eyes of the growers has been one of the inspirational experiences given to the Meandarra wool-classer travelling Australia on a mission to showcase the industry to the world.
A total yarding of 8140 lambs was offered at this year’s 16th annual Tamar Valley Lamb Sale near Launceston, Tas on Thursday.
Border Leicester Merino-cross young ewes, aged 1-1.5 years, made to a Ballarat saleyard-high of $362 a head at its annual January crossbred ewe sale on Thursday.
Border Leicester Merino-cross ewes at the Kyneton annual sale on Friday continued recent price trends reaching a top price of $336 for joined ewes.
SHEEP Week will be returning for its second year in 2018, after a successful first year, and the event is expanding.
North-east Victorian prime lamb producer Geoff Davies has been fine tuning his operation through feed changes and electronic scanning equipment.