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Sheep update – May 2022

At a glance Lamb prices ease further as supply remains elevated due to limited processing capacity. The autumn break arrives for most southern sheep graziers…


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Introducing Andrew Hodgson: shedding sheep specialist

Elders is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Hodgson, WA Stud Shedding Sheep Specialist. This not only continues Elders’ commitment to the shedding sheep…

Careers, Sheep


Sheep update – April 2022

At a glance Lamb and mutton prices ease further as processors clear supply against a backdrop of staff disruptions. Cold fronts to begin from 18…



Green future for Elders WA’s first RWS clip

Elders are pleased to have recently offered for sale the clip of Green Grove Valley (GGV), their first West Australian client to achieve Responsible Wool Standard…

Sheep, Wool


Sheep update – March 2022

At a glance ABARES forecasts a 5pc increase in average lamb prices in 2022/23, increasing to 934 c/kg cwt. Lamb prices ease across the country…



Troy Animal Health continues Aussie Helpers partnership

Troy Animal Health is continuing their partnership with charity Aussie Helpers, donating $5 from every drum of AVENGE + FLY purchased between 1 February and…

Animal Health, Seasons, Sheep


Is your current sheep drench really working?

Australian sheep producers spent almost $104 million in the last 12 months on drenches to manage internal parasites.1 Unfortunately, many of these drenches are no…

Animal Health, Seasons, Sheep


Sheep market – February 2022 update

At a glance Staff shortages from COVID-19 have impacted markets, however prices have remained resilient due to strategic management and an ability to hold stock…


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Flystrike – strike now before they do

Flystrike in Australian sheep is a serious issue, causing significant suffering and pain to the animal and estimated to cost the industry $280 million annually.1…

Animal Health, Sheep


Sheep market – December update

At a glance Supply of lambs in southern states weighed on prices in early November, however demand remains high as unprecedented spring conditions stretch into…



Gold standard wool lifts returns for Greenwich Pastoral

Tasmanian graziers Chris and Hannah Downie are now reaping the rewards from their commitment to sustainable and responsible wool production. They recently achieved certification under…



The first choice for sheep summer drench programs

As the only combination drench containing monepantel, which delivers high efficacy against a broad spectrum of internal parasites, and with a new export slaughter interval…

Animal Health, Seasons, Sheep