Wool Market Update (November 2016)

14 November, 2016

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Recent prices have been historically high, but with some volatility since May 2015. Current strong prices relative to historical values, … Continue reading


Wool Market Update (September 2016)

8 September, 2016

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Recent prices have been historically high, but with some volatility since May 2015. Current strong prices relative to historical values, … Continue reading


Wool Market Update (June 2016)

23 June, 2016

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Recent prices have been historically high, but with some volatility since May 2015. Current strong prices relative to historical values, … Continue reading


Wool Market Update (April 2016)

22 April, 2016

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Recent prices have been historically high, but with some volatility since May 2015. Current strong prices relative to historical values, … Continue reading


Graze Summer Weeds – Once They’re Dead

17 November, 2015

Summer fallow weeds should be sprayed before grazing with sheep. Weeds growing over summer use moisture and nutrients that would otherwise be available to the next crop. Weeds use available nutrients such as Nitrogen directly, but they also dry the … Continue reading


Wool Market Update (November 2015)

17 November, 2015

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Prices have been high but with some volatility since May. Current prices are very strong relative to historical values which … Continue reading


Wool Market Update (September 2015)

1 October, 2015

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Predictably prices eased after the peak of 1,373 c/kg during June and have been volatile since. However, current prices are … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (June 2015)

25 June, 2015

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2015 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered port. Having been relatively stable during the first part of this year, canola prices have strengthened significantly of late.  Whilst the basis … Continue reading


Wool Market Update (June 2015)

25 June, 2015

The following graph shows the AWEX Eastern Market indicator (EMI) in cents per kilogram clean, from August 2009 to date. Since April 2015, prices have increased rapidly. Current prices are only 80c/kg behind the peak of 1,436 c/kg clean, achieved … Continue reading


Feeding Livestock

16 April, 2015

Many sheep producers have begun feeding ewes during the last month, as pasture feed has declined in quantity and quality. As stubble paddocks are burnt or sown and stock move onto pasture paddocks, the level of supplementary feeding may increase … Continue reading