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Grazing stubbles

Thursday, December 10, 2020
Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) & Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) have co-funded the Modern Stubbles project to help producers understan ..Read More

Shearing protocols in response to COVID-19

Monday, November 30, 2020
Industry have produced a set of shearing operations protocols (in response to COVID-19) for producers. Further enquiries can be directe ..Read More

Ram performance management

Friday, November 27, 2020
AWI Change Makers Episode 3: Ram performance management, has just been released. The focus of the series continues on sheep reproduction, hav ..Read More

Ewes in Containment

Friday, November 27, 2020
Successfully maintaining breeding ewes in containment depends on cost-effectively achieving high sheep welfare and optimal lamb marking rates ..Read More

December 2020 climate update

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Summer Climate Outlook Over the next 3 months, South Australian livestock producers across the north and west of the state can generally ..Read More

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