AWI R&D in your state

Read about investment in on farm R&D and Extension benefiting woolgrowers in your state. Western Australia >> Queensland >> South Australia >> Tasmania >> Victoria >> New South Wales >>…

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Woolpoll Closes Friday – 2 Nov

Your #WoolPoll2018 vote counts! Don’t miss your chance to influence the levy rate for the next three years. Have your say before November 2, at:www.woolpoll.com.au…

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2019-21 Wool Classer Re-Registration is now open

AWEX has commenced the re-registration of Wool Classers for the 2019-21 triennium. Wool Classers with e-mail addresses will have received an Invitation to Renew. This invitation will include a User Name and Password with a clickable link which will take the recipient to the Renewal web page via WoolClip. Approximately…

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Ben and Oona Banks, Queensland

CASE STUDY: WESTERN QUEENSLAND Farmer: Ben and Oona Banks Location: Blackall, 200km south of Longreach Property size: 40,500 hectares Average annual rainfall: 430mm…

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Australian Delegation to the 10th World Merino Conference

AUSTRALIAN Merino breeders have plenty to smile about after what was seen and heard by participants on the Australian Association of Stud Merino Breeders (AASMB) a recent trade mission to Uruguay and Argentina. The visit to the two South American Merino breeding countries coincided with the 10th World Merino Conference…

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Merino Success Story – Ian and Camilla Shippen

Case study – The Australian Merino as a profitable enterprise Farmers: Ian and Camilla Shippen Location: Moulamein and Wagga Wagga Property size: 105,000 hectares total Average annual rainfall: 330mm (Moulamein) 500mm (Wagga Wagga)…

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Merino Success Story – Craig Hickman

Case study – The Australian Merino as a profitable enterprise Farmers: Craig and Abigail Hickman Location: Curramulka, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia Property size: 777ha Average annual rainfall: 418mm Enterprise mix: 75 per cent cropping and 25 per cent self-replacing Merino flock…

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Merino Success Story – Daniel Schuppan

Case study – The Australian Merino as a profitable enterprise Name: Daniel Schuppan Company: Landmark Position: Animal Production Specialist Location: Jamestown, South Australia Clients: Works with a mix of producers across SA, from mixed farms to 100 percent sheep and/or beef enterprises…

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Merino Success Story – Simon Fowler

Case Study: The Australian Merino a Profitable Enterprise By CAITLYN BURLING Farmer: Simon Fowler Location: Condingup, 90km east of Esperance Property size: 28,000ha arable Average annual rainfall: 500mm…

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