AWI Drought Resources
AWI has a range of drought planning, management and recovery resources available for woolgrowers going into, enduring and recovering from drought.
HAVE YOUR SAY!
Are there any particular traits or questions relevant to your business, or the greater sheep industry, that you would like explored by the MLP project? If so, we would like to hear from you.
WOOL EXCHANGE PORTAL BUILD TO BEGIN
The AWI Wool Exchange Portal working group (WEP-WG) has endorsed the construction and implementation of a digital wool exchange platform.
Beyond The Bale - New Issue Out Now
From farm to fashion, the latest issue reports on initiatives to increase the on-farm profitability of Australian woolgrowers and increase the demand for Australian wool.
LIFTING MERINO PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP
A new AWI workshop is available free of charge to help woolgrowers lift the performance of their Merino flock.
THE FUTURE OF WOOL HARVESTING
AWI is holding a shearing industry day on 16 June in Dubbo, NSW, to help guide the future of wool harvesting. Please RSVP by 8 June.
YOUNG ENTHUSIASM FOR WOOL INDUSTRY
Students from across Australia have enjoyed a detailed introduction to the wool industry at the 2017 National Merino Challenge.
NEW SHED DEMONSTRATES OPTIMISM
The gleaming new shearing shed of wool producer Jeff Edwards of Western Australia is evidence of his unwavering belief in the future profitability of the wool industry.
AUSSIE RETAILERS BACK WOOL WEEK
Westfield shopping centres across the country threw their support behind Wool Week, promoting the initiative alongside the retail giant’s own Winter 2017 fashion campaign.
SHEAR-JITSU HELPS PREVENT SHEARER INJURY
A new series of four "Shear-Jitsu" training videos highlights ways that shearers can prevent injury and increase the longevity of their careers.
Nuffield 2018 applications now open
Applications for the 2018 AWI Nuffield Woolgrower Scholarship, in collaboration with Nuffield Australia, are now open. Applications close 16 June 2017.
THE YARN: PODCAST FOR WOOLGROWERS
Listen to The Yarn – AWI’s regular podcast for woolgrowers – that reports on initiatives from across wool R&D and marketing.