THE wool industry’s head honcho Stuart McCullough believes the newly announced development of the $3.6 million Wool Exchange Portal will be transformative to the industry.
One of the country’s largest buyers of wool is bypassing the Australian auction system in favour of direct contractors with woolgrowers.
Australia’s meat quality assurance scheme is set for an overhaul with on-farm biosecurity and animal welfare practices set to be included in the Livestock Production Assurance (LPA) this year.
The century-old wool selling system is set to be digitally disrupted with Australian Wool Innovation splashing $3.6 million to build and launch an online wool exchange platform.
Mutton's crazy prices is just the tip of the iceberg of what’s to come this winter, with analysts forecasting a 610 cents a kilogram peak.
HIS 40 hectare property lease in China is worth an estimated $30 million, but Qianlong Ji wants to sell it for a slice of Australia's agricultural land.
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation (AWI) chiefs are doubtful shareholders of Graziers' Investment Company (GIC) will receive a slice of the dormant company’s $20 million bank balance once liquidation is finalised.
The Australian sheepmeat industry is campaigning United Kingdom to remove country-specific tariff quotas which have given New Zealand (NZ) a $500 million trade leg-up annually for the past four decades.
Major supermarkets’ decision to discount lamb cuts as high as 30 per cent recently has left small butchers reeling, as independent owners struggle to pass on the extraordinary saleyard prices.
Drug and alcohol testing in shearing sheds has been proposed in an effort to tackle widespread reports of methamphetamine, or 'ice', abuse in the Australian wool industry.