Let's keep on top of sheep lice

Saturday, October 27, 2018
In South Australia, we are fortunate to have an industry funded sheep lice control program based on detections of lice infested sheep at sale yard ..Read More

Climate and Weather Forecasting 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has greatly improved both its short-term and long-term weather forecasts. This factsheet explains how to ..Read More

Nutritional Considerations of Lactating Ewes

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Lamb survival and performance are strongly aligned with the lactation of the ewe. The ewe’s ability to raise a lamb is strongly aligned with her e ..Read More

Weaning Lambs

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Dry conditions continue in some areas, with supplementary feeding still ongoing. Despite supplementary feeding, ewes are in lower fat score condit ..Read More

Paraboss - worms, flies and lice update July 2018

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Farmers have reverted to talking about rainfall in points so that it can be more easily quantified, and it also sounds better! That said there has ..Read More

Dry Times Information Resources

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
In dry times it is important to make risk management decisions early. The following links are to resources that may assist you to make management  ..Read More

Grazing Unsuccessful Crops

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Grazing management is essential to ration feed and maintain ground cover Do a feed budget Livestock management is about monitoring lives ..Read More

Webinar - Ewe nutrition & health

Thursday, July 12, 2018
A webinar on Ewe nutrition & health with panellists Hamish Dickson & Dr Colin Trengove, was held on Wednesday, 18th July at 8.00pm. Wi ..Read More

Feeding and Managing Sheep in dry times

Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Feeding sheep? A great resource for producers with practical guidelines and examples for feeding and managing sheep in dry times. Download a copy: ..Read More

Managing fodder prices and supply risks?

Saturday, May 26, 2018
Download the AWI guide which focuses on strategies to help sheep producers manage fodder prices and supply risks:  ..Read More