STOCK & LAND – by Andrew Miller – “Champion Lincoln ram: Garvald
Reserve Champion Lincoln ram: Garvald
Champion Lincoln ewe: Garvald
Reserve Champion Lincoln ewe: Garvald
The future was looking brighter for Lincoln sheep, according to the only breeder to exhibit at this year’s Australian Sheep & Wool Show.”
THE FLINDERS NEWS – by Carla Wiese-Smith – “A Gulnare ram is Argentina bound after selling privately for $25,000 at the Australian Sheep and Wool Show in Bendigo, Vic, on the weekend.”
SCOOP INDEPENDENT NEWS – Press Release – “Three of New Zealand’s leading Independent Wool Brokers seek to reassure growers that the disappointing sale last week is likely to be a blip due to a perfect storm of events.
“Coming off one of the best seasons for wool for many years it was disappointing to witness a poor sale in Napier last week,” says Ms Philippa Wright, Wright Wool Ltd.”
STOCK & LAND – by Andrew Miller – “Supreme Champion Romney: Tintern
Champion Romney ram: Tintern
Reserve Champion Romney ram: Tintern
Champion Romney ewe: Tintern
Reserve Champion Romney ewe: Tintern
Elmo, Tintern Schools September, 2013 drop Romney ram, has remained streets ahead of the competition, by again taking out the Supreme exhibit, at this year’s Bendigo Australian Sheep & Wool Show.”
STOCK & LAND – by Jeanette Severs – “Most successful exhibitor: Yentrac
Champion ram: Yentrac
Reserve Champion ram: Fairbank
Champion ewe: Yentrac
STOCK & LAND – by Andrew Miller – “Supreme Champion Cheviot: Waddell
Grand Champion Ram: Waddell
Reserve Grand Champion Ram: Greyoaks
Grand Champion Ewe: Chain Gate
Reserve Champion: Chain Gate.”
THE WEEKLY TIMES – by Nicola Bell – “MEMBERS of the NSW Farmers’ Association want to see the National Wool Declaration document made mandatory.
A motion which states the NSW Farmers support the National Wool Declaration being made mandatory was supported at the conference in Sydney today.”
STOCK & LAND – by Annabelle Beale – “BOUYED market conditions for Australia’s lamb and mutton prices and export demand are forecast to remain strong this financial year.
Rural Bank and Rural Finance’s July 2016 Australian Sheep and Wool Update report a promising year ahead with weather conditions, a climbing Eastern States Trade Lamb Indicator (ESTLI) and an ever-increasing appetite for Australian lamb in the United States and the Middle East.”
INTEREST.CO.NZ – “… WOOL – The first South Island wool sale of the season produced another disappointing result and only 61% of the offering was sold.”
SOUTHERN WEEKLY – by Nikki Reynolds – “A TRIP from Young in NSW to Bendigo has paid dividends for a yard dog enthusiast.
Anthony Attard and his kelpie Buck earned the top honours in the yard dog trial at the Australian Sheep and Wool Show.
The event – which holds pride of place as one of Australia’s premier sheep and wool shows – also played host to some of the country’s best working dogs and their handlers.”