A wool industry mascot is making a comeback, and he's bringing his bowler hat with him.
VICTORIAN woolgrowers David and Susan Rowbottom of St. Helens have produced arguably the world’s best ultrafine wool fleece for four consecutive years.
A NEW record was set at the annual charity wool auction held by Quality Wool in Melbourne this week, when sales raised more than $75,000 for Ronald McDonald House Westmead in Sydney.
THE wool market continued its unrelenting rise this week, climbing a further 24 cents a kilogram week-on-week - marking the seventh consecutive week the Eastern Market Indicator (EMI) has risen.
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation top chiefs’ grilling over expenditure of compulsory levies at the recent Senate estimates has triggered state farming organisations to move to instate a peak industry group to closer scrutinise their spending.
A PROTOYPE wool bale sterilizer has been unveiled to industry leaders in a bid to shelter the trade from impacts arising from emergency animal disease outbreaks.
Entries are now open for 17th Australian Fleece Competition and this year, the competition will support a charity people living with the challenges of breast cancer and their families.
WITH Australian wool exports valued at about $3.6 billion this financial year, Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has reminded the chief industry body to know “where your wealth comes from”.
WOOL price records continue be smashed as the Eastern Market Indicator performs an extraordinary 51 cents per kilogram week-on-week spike to crack 1500c/kg.
“The circus has come to town,” Queensland Nationals Senator Barry O'Sullivan chimed during a Senate Estimates hearing scrutinising Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) expenditure.