Sheep Connect SA e-news - November/December 2023

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Sheep Connect SA e- news - November/December 2023

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Sheep Connect SA e-news - September/October 2023

Monday, October 09, 2023

Sheep Connect SA e- news - September/October 2023

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Applications for the electronic identification (eID) device rebate are now open

Thursday, October 05, 2023

Applications for the sheep and goat electronic identification (eID) device rebate are open.

South Australian sheep and farmed goat producers can now apply for a rebate on eligible eID tags purchased between 1 January 2023 - 31 December 2023.

The eID Device Rebate offers a 50% rebate up to a cap of $0.95 (GST...Read More

Improving climate resilience of the Australian Sheep Industry

Monday, November 28, 2022

Interested in participating in SA based trial run by the University of Adelaide reducing heat stress in sheep?

Trial is looking at the use of both regulin and betaine (fed as a supplement) to reduce heat stress in sheep, which has been shown to improve fertility and feed utilisation during periods...Read More

SA Sheep Industry Fund

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

The SA Sheep Industry Fund exists to support programs that contribute to a profitable and sustainable sheep industry in South Australia. The South Australian sheep levy was established in 1999 following the proclamation of the Primary Industry Funding Schemes Act 1998. This legislation provides South Australian primary industries with a...Read More

Sheep and Goat Traceability Survey

Monday, November 07, 2022


Work through Livestock SA’s whole-of-industry Sheep and Goat Traceability Steering Committee has moved into its next phase as industry consultation on the mandatory implementation of national individual identification for sheep and...Read More

Development of New Online Climate and Forecasting Tool

Thursday, November 25, 2021

The Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO are seeking farmers willing to contribute around an hour of their time to provide input into the development of a new online climate and forecasting tool, specifically for the ag and horticulture sectors.

The Climate Services for Agriculture project is funded...Read More

Containment Areas - More Information

Thursday, November 25, 2021

Looking for more information on setting up a containment area, managing sheep or releasing sheep from containment? A range of fact sheets and further information is available, including on considerations for setting up a containment area – size of pens, water supply and feeding systems. Other documents contain information on...Read More

ASBV webinar presentation

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

'ASBV's - using the number to improve your bottom line' webinar recording with Geoff Duddy is now available on the SheepConnect SA YouTube Channel or directly at

Also available is Geoff Duddy's presentation

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Smart tags for sheep

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

In the future, Smart Tags will provide wool and sheep producers with a new way of, in real-time, tracking and gaining information about animal behaviour and the health and well-being of their sheep. Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) is currently investing in the development of the Smart tag.

The AWI Smart Tags...Read More