Shearing can be a back breaking job but a world-first prototype being designed and trialled in SA aims to eliminate one of the toughest physical elements - dragging the sheep from the catching pen.
Lot 2 in Collinville stud's annual ram sale has made $88,000- an Australian Merino on-property record price.
A Poll Merino stud reserve from Moorundie Park stud, Gulnare, with tremendous presence has lifted the benchmark for rams sold in SA so far this season selling for $60,000.
A YOUNG medium wool ram from Orrie Cowie stud, Warooka, which won two major show ring accolades this season has sold for $40,000 in a private sale to Glenlea Park stud, Keith.
Glenlea Park stud, Keith and Pinnaroo, was again the pace setter at the 2021 Adelaide Merino ram sale topping the sale with its lot 1 ram.
CONSUMERS increasingly want to know the lamb chops or the Sunday roast they are buying have come from animals that were raised with the highest animal welfare standards.
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