Australia is turning up the heat, and it is cooking our lambs.
The Eastern States Trade Lamb Indicator is threatening to bust through the 900 cents mark for the first time.
THE introduction of carcase grading to boost the predictive power of the Meat Standards Australia (MSA) sheepmeat program is in the pipeline, as researchers look to further enhance lamb's eating quality, according to Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA).
This year marks 100 years since the Polwarth Sheep Breeders Association of Australia was officially formed.
AWI has published its strategic plan for the next three years, which included a move to replace the Industry Consultative Committee.
A new study has found four out of five wild dogs in urban areas carry a range of parasites that pose a risk to public health.
English Leicester and Southdown stalwart Colin Taylor has been a familiar face at Victoria's big sheep shows for many years.
The University of New England at Armidale, NSW, will take charge of the RamSelect and ASKBILL programs as Sheep CRC prepares for shutdown.