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Learn about Wool

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
AWI’s Learn about Wool education resources are helping teach primary and secondary students about the unique and natural benefits of Australi ..Read More

We want your maggots

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Researchers from the University of Melbourne are seeking assistance from growers across the country to collect blowfly samples on their property f ..Read More

Culling poor performing ewes

Saturday, October 03, 2020
In a typical self-replacing merino sheep flock there is a huge difference in the income generated between the bottom 25% and top 25%, often a ..Read More

The importance of feed testing

Thursday, October 01, 2020
With hay making in full swing and harvest about to kick off it is important to start thinking about the feed value of the feed you are storing and ..Read More

Pasture Tissue Testing for Nutrients

Thursday, August 06, 2020
Tissue testing of pastures can be a useful way of determining whether a plant has adequate levels of nutrients, particularly trace elements. This  ..Read More

Opportunity for fire affected producers

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Back to Business Livestock SA is coordinating the MLA Bushfire Back to Business program in South Australia. Producers in fire-affected re ..Read More

What is Blackleg and how do you prevent it?

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
A case of suspected Blackleg has been recently diagnosed in a lamb feedlot in South Australia. Black leg is caused by a clostridial bacterium whic ..Read More

Management of Saltbush

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
To maximise production from saltbush stands it is important that they are managed appropriately. Forage shrubs (mainly Old-man saltbush) n ..Read More

Livestock Gross Margins

Thursday, February 13, 2020
The PIRSA 2020 Farm Gross Margin and Enterprise Planning Guide has been released thanks to continued funding from South Australian Grains Industry ..Read More

Grass seeds carcase infestation seasonality

Thursday, February 13, 2020
The Enhanced Abattoir Surveillance (EAS) program provides disease and health condition feedback to South Australian producers who have their sheep ..Read More