Ceased mulesing cut from national wool declaration simplification

Victoria Nugent
Updated November 20 2021 - 10:36am, first published 10:35am
AWEX CEO Mark Grave said the latest changes to the national wool declaration would hopefully simplify the document and make it more transparent.
AWEX CEO Mark Grave said the latest changes to the national wool declaration would hopefully simplify the document and make it more transparent.

The ceased mulesing option will be culled from the national wool declaration within five months, while the treatment of sheep with liquid nitrogen will be pared back into a single identification code.

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Victoria Nugent

Victoria Nugent

National sheep and wool writer

National sheep and wool writer for ACM's agricultural publications. Former livestock editor for Queensland Country Life. Send your story tips to vnugent@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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