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Federal Labor land laws would stifle northern development
Federal Labor land laws would stifle northern development

Federal Labor would dump their plan to impose more restrictions on how farmers manage their land if they were serious about supporting the development of northern...

Success heralds future for Community Wild Dog Control Initiative
Success heralds future for Community Wild Dog Control Initiative

AWI has reaffirmed its ongoing funding and commitment to the company’s Community Wild Dog Control Initiative following its success and uptake from wool growers since the...

BIG boost for northern beef businesses
BIG boost for northern beef businesses

WA's northern pastoralists will have access to a new round of Business Improvement Grants (BIG) to boost their cattle operations. (more…)...

Pest and weed funding in drought-affected areas welcomed
Pest and weed funding in drought-affected areas welcomed

New Federal Government funding to tackle pest animals and weeds in drought-affected areas of Queensland will provide a boost for primary producers and regional communities doing...

New 1300 number to strengthen livestock traceability
New 1300 number to strengthen livestock traceability

The WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has introduced a single phone number for all enquiries related to livestock brands and National Livestock Identification...

Sheep producers urged to save costs, up production in dry times through It’s ewe time! forums
Sheep producers urged to save costs, up production in dry times through It’s ewe time! forums

Tailoring feed requirements and management to fit ewe production can help producers reduce costs and help to maintain a productive breeding flock in dry times, according...

Farm inputs and outputs in dry times
Farm inputs and outputs in dry times

As tough seasonal conditions continue throughout much of the Western region, there is a high rate of movement of stock and products both on and off...

Faster, cheaper DNA tests now available online
Faster, cheaper DNA tests now available online

Sheep breeders will enjoy cheaper genomic testing of their flock when the price of the Sheep Genomic Test is reduced from $35 per animal to $27...

The great white north seeks alpacas from down under
The great white north seeks alpacas from down under

New market access opportunities have opened up for highly sought-after Aussie alpacas, representing a positive step for a small industry with great potential. (more…)...

Ram impact on show at Trangie
Ram impact on show at Trangie

Significant impacts of sire selection on wool, carcase and fertility traits is set to draw commercial and stud producers to the Merino Lifetime Productivity (MLP) field...

Strong results in annual bull sale
Strong results in annual bull sale

Seventy six bulls have sold at an average price of $2961 from the 80 that were up for auction on in the NT Department of Primary...

SPA to round up industry’s best photos
SPA to round up industry’s best photos

Sheep Producers Australia is on the hunt for images showcasing the people, sustainability, innovation and best practice management of the Australian sheep industry as part of...