A unique sheep breed commonly referred to as "the world's cutest sheep" is creating something of a biosecurity storm in Australia.
AWI has revealed WoolQ did not meet important registration and transaction targets last financial year.
A federal government review of the WoolPoll process has recommended it shift from being held once every three years to once every five years.
The income AWI received from wool levies last financial year was the third-lowest in the company's 20-year history.
Recommendations into the future direction of AWI will be sent to the peak wool industry body by AWGA.
A list of over 180 Australian and international clothing brands who have come out in opposition of mulesing has been released to the public.
A significant industry study of lamb marking including breech modification is currently underway in Victoria, with the results expected to assist in reviewing nationwide industry standards.
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